Tag: Budget Speech

Govt committed to doubling farmers' income by 2022: FM

New Delhi: Emphasising on doubling the farm income of farmers across the country by 2022, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in her 2020-21 Budget speech said that the government has provided 11 crore farmers under Aspirational India programme. “Under Aspirational India programme, the first point is agriculture, irrigation and rural development. We are committed to […]

  • Tuesday, 20 April 2021
Govt to list LIC on exchanges: FM Nirmala Sitharaman

New Delhi: Government will reduce its stake in state life insurer LIC through an IPO, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Saturday. “Government will list LIC on the stock exchanges”, she said in her Budget speech. This could be the country’s biggest initial public offering in recent times, the government will list Life Insurance Corp […]

  • Tuesday, 20 April 2021