Budget 2018 | Union Budget 2018-19 | Key Points | Live Speech | Download pdf Notification
Union Budget 2018-19 announced on 1st February 2018 | Find out the Highlights, Key Factors, Announcements on Tax, Tax Slab – Complete Details | Download Budget Speech, Handbook pdf file
Finance Minister, Mr. Arun Jaitley on 1st February 2018 at 11:00 am started the Budget speech. Earlier there were doubts regarding the budget announcement on 1st February but finally the green light was given by speaker. We all had lots of expectations from 2017-18 budget but now its time to find out what this budget has to offer. We are providing you complete speech, key factors or highlights and the official documentation to download regarding the budget.
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Every Indian is excited to know about the Key Highlights (Factors) of the Union Budget 2018-19 Among all other aspects, the “tax” factor is most important. We all want to know what new will finance minister offer to tax payers. Will there be any changes in the tax slab or not? What new schemes will be launched etc. etc. ? Let’s Find out
Answers to all these questions will be disclosed on 1st February 2018. We, at pradhanmantriyojana.in, are dedicated to provide you the latest information regarding union budget 2017-18. We will be providing you detailed information regarding the announcements. Our Key Highlights section will present you the most important key information. It will include the most important highlights of the Union Budget Speech. In the download section(in the end), you will be able to download the budget highlights as pdf file.
Union Budget 2018-19 [ Live Speech ]
Date – 1st February 2018
Time – 11:00 am
Union Budget 2018 – pdf Download[Speech/Handbook]
The finance ministry provides all the important documents related to budget to everyone. This way every common person can know detailed information of the budget. This includes, the budget Speech by Finance Minister, the official budget handbook & Key Highlights of the budget. Using the given direct links you will be able to download the pdf file, containing the information.
Key Highlights of Union Budget 2018-19
Budget Key Highlights in English
Budget Key Highlights in Hindi
Income Tax Slab Remains Unchanged :
|0 to 2.5 Lakh||2.5 to 5 Lakhs||5 to 10 Lakhs||More than 10 Lakhs|
|No changes in Income Tax Slab|
We will increase MSP by 1.5 times for coming Kharif Crop: Arun Jaitley
Rs 2200 crore allotted for improving Agriculture Sector: Arun Jaitley in Budget 2018 speech
Arun Jaitley proposes a sum of Rs 500 crore for 'Operation Green' on the lines of 'Operation Flood'.
Govt of India will take necessary measures to put in place measures for the state government to purchase surplus solar power produced by local farmers at sutiable prices.
Arun Jaitley announces Rs 10,000 crore for fisheries and aqua-culture
Arun Jaitley announces National Bamboo Mission for bamboo farming boost, allots Rs 1200 crore.
Arun Jaitley proposes to set up 18 new schools of Planning and Architecture in IITs and NITs.
Education Sector: Arun Jaitley proposes to move from blackboard to digital board. He also proposes to integrate education budget as a whole than separating primary and secondary education.
Propose to allocate Rs 5750 crore for National Livelihood Mission, Rs 16,000 crore to Pradhan Mantri Saubhagya Yojana: Arun Jaitley
Arun Jaitley announces National Health Protection Scheme. This scheme will cover 10 crore poor families. Each family will get Rs 5 lakh per year for hospitalisation. This is the world's largest government funded healthcare programme, he says.
Healthcare Budget: 1.5 lakh health and wellness centres to be set up. 24 new government medical colleges to be set up, says FM Arun Jaitley.
* Eklavya schools to be started for Scheduled Tribe populations: Finance Minister
Government aims to bring 60 crore bank accounts under the Jan Dhan Yojana
MSME enterprises are a major element for growth, says Jaitley. He also added that mass formalisation of MSME sector is happening after demonetisation and GST.
* Govt will launch health scheme to cover 10 crore poor families, Arun Jaitley says.
Infrastructure is the growth driver of economy: Jaitley
Facility of fixed term employment to be extended. 12% government contribution to EPF for new employees. Women's contribution to EPF to be reduced to 8% for first three years: Arun Jaitley
National Heritage City Development Augmentation Scheme has been undertaken to preserve and protect heritage cities in the country, announces the Finance Minister.
Arun Jaitley announces capital expenditure of Rs 1,48,528 crore for Indian Railways in 2018-19.
The government will undertake redevelopment of 600 major railway stations across the country.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley proposes revising emoluments as per the following structure:
-- Rs 5 lakh for the President of India
-- Rs 4 lakh for the Vice President
-- Rs 3.5 lakh for the Governors
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Soon Our Finance Minister is Going to Present Union Budget 2018. As soon as the speech completes we will provide you direct link to download the pdf file of Union Budget 2018