Agriculture gets a boost in Union Budget 2017

This year’s Union Budget has increased rural credit to Rs 10 lakh crore for the next fiscal (2017–18) with the aim of doubling the income of farmers in the next five years. The total allocation for rural, agriculture, and allied sectors for 2017–18 is a record Rs 1,87,223 crore, up 24 percent from last year.

“The government will take special efforts to ensure adequate credit flow to underserved areas — the eastern states and Jammu & Kashmir,” said Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley while presenting the Budget. Read more

CONTACT ACC

We're not around right now. But you can send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.

Sending

© 2017 Assam Chamber of Commerce | Powered by: Rongjeng Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

or

Log in with your credentials

Forgot your details?

Skip to toolbar