• search
For Quick Alerts
For Daily Alerts

This Budget will fulfill everyone's aspirations: PM Modi

By Vikas

Asserting that the agencies across the world have an optimistic opinion about the India economy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that the Budget 2018 would aim at fulfilling hte aspirations of all sections of the society.

Addressing the media outside Parliament ahead of the Budget Session, Modi requested all political parties to pass the Triple Talaq Bill in the Rajya Sabha.

PM Modi addressing the media outside Parliament ahead of the Budget Session

Even in the all party meeting yesterday, the BJP had urged the opposition to support the Triple Talaq Bill in the Upper House.

"I request all political parties to make Triple Talaq Bill pass in this Budget session of the Parliament," the Prime Minister said on Monday.

"India is on a growth path. All credit rating agencies have improved ratings for India..The world is optimistic about India. Agencies like World Bank & IMF have been giving an optimistic opinion of the country..Upcoming budget will fulfill everyone's aspirations," he added.

He said that system of parliamentary committees should discuss all aspects of the Budget and ensure that "rural India, farmers, Dalits, tribal communities and labourers" are benefitted from it.

The all-important Budget session 2018 is all set to start from Monday. The highlight of the session will be the presentation of the Union Budget 2018 by Union finance minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday (February 1).

[It's all about business: All you need to know about Budget session 2018 beginning today]

The Budget session of Parliament will be held from January 29 to April 6. The first phase will be held from January 29 to February 9 and the second phase from March 5 to April 6. The upcoming session will provide a total of 31 sittings of Parliament (eight sittings in the first phase and 23 sittings in the second phase) spread over a period of 68 days.

President Kovind's address to a joint sitting of the Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha will mark the beginning of the Budget Session 2018.

OneIndia News

For Daily Alerts
Get Instant News Updates
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more