Highlights of Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley’s 2017 Budget speech

The Union Budget 2017 was broadly focused on 10 broad themes — farmers, rural population, youth, poor and health care for the underprivileged; infrastructure; financial sector for stronger institutions; speedy accountability; public services; prudent fiscal management; tax administration for the honest. On demonetisation 1. Demonetization is expected to have a transient impact on economy. 2. ...