Monthly Archives: July 2014



– Will leave no stone unturned to create a vibrant India.

– We wish to provide an investment friendly taxation system: Arun Jaitley

– We are targetting 7-8% growth rate: Jaitley

– The steps I will announce are beginning of journey we wish to take for macro economic stabilisation: Jaitley

– There are green shoots of recovery in global economy, says Jaitley.

– People have voted for a change; India desires to grow says (FM) ArunJaitley.

– Solar Power equipment manufactured in India to become cheaper.

– Clean Energy cess increased from Rs 50/ tonne to Rs 100/tonne.

– Basic custom duty on LED panel below 19 inches made nil.

– Organic farming will be promoted in North East.

– NRI fund for conservation of river Ganga to be set up.

– Biotech clusters to be set up in Bengaluru, Faridabad to take science and technology to new heights.

– Rs 100 crore for cleaner thermal power technology.

– Ultra modern power projects to be taken up in Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Ladakh with Rs 500 crore.

– FM proposes to set up `hastkala academy` for revival of handicraft, Rs 30 crore set aside.

– Govt will initiate scheme to provide a soil health card; Rs 100 crore set aside.

– Rs 15,000 crore allocated for urban renewal, which will address drinking water, use of recycled water.

– MNREGA will be made more productive. It will be linked to agriculture-related activities.

– Rs 3,600 crore set aside for National Rural Drinking Water.

– FM proposes to launch “Swach Bharat Abhiyaan”.

– `Pradhanmantri krishi sichayin yojana` to be started for irrigation.

– A national multiscale programme called Skill India to be introduced to provide training and support for employment.