This scheme includes Integrated Child Development Services, Anganwadi Services, Poshan Abhiyaan, Scheme For Adolescent Girls and National Creche Scheme.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in her budget speech said a 'Deep Ocean Mission' will also be launched.
Budget 2021 Updates: Nirmala Sitharaman claims govt delivered on healthcare, infra; 'let down like never before,' says Chidambaram
Budget 2021: Taking a swipe at the BJP government for what he dubbed a deceptive budget, former finance minister and Congress leader P Chidambaram said that the government has failed on 9 out of 10 most important pointers on economy.
The matter was discussed in the Business Advisory Committee of the Lok Sabha, in which leaders of various parties unanimously agreed to end part one of the session on 13 February
During the virtual meeting, Opposition parties are likely to demand a debate on the farmers' agitation underway at various border points of Delhi
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP), however, is projected to contract by a record 7.7 percent in the current financial year ending 31 March, 2021
Budget 2021: India's economic growth is likely to rebound with a 11% growth in the next financial year as it makes a 'V-shaped' recovery after witnessing a pandemic-led carnage, the Pre-Budget Economic Survey said on Friday
Union Budget 2021 should focus on putting economy back on track, not on arresting fiscal deficit, says India Ratings
The fiscal deficit falling to 6.2 percent will be achievable if nominal growth comes in around 14 percent and real growth at 9.5 to 10 percent, said India Ratings chief economist Devendra Pant
Centre will present 'dressed-up' revised estimates for 2020-21 in upcoming Union budget, claims Congress
The Opposition party demanded a large fiscal stimulus to the economy, asserting that such a step alone will put money in the hands of people and stimulate demand
Citing a recent IMF report which projected India to grow at 11.5 percent in 2021, BJP spokesperson Gopal Krishan Agarwal said the country's economy has witnessed a 'V'--shaped recovery
The Budget for the fiscal beginning 1 April is likely to identify the strategic sectors PSUs where the government would like to retain its presence, sources told PTI
Union Budget 2019: Here’s why the Finance Minister of India poses with briefcase before presenting the budget
This year, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is expected to present the Budget on 5 July announcing the budget along with a briefcase.
Economic Survey 2019: India's GDP projected at 7% growth for 2019-20; 0.2% rise from last year's five-year low of 6.8%
The government on Thursday projected the country's gross domestic product (GDP) growth for 2019-20 at 7 percent, according to the Economic Survey 2019 report