To sum up, the Finance Minister has a tough job at hand to stimulate demand without significant revenue leakages and fiscal slippages.
The medical exigency created by the pandemic has led to an increase in the enquiries and sales of insurance products primarily health / medical and life insurance.
A change in the concessional tax regime will increase the take home salary of salaried individuals and leave more money in the hands of professionals.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will be presenting Modi 2.0’s third budget amid unprecedented times on February 1.
The real estate sector has high hopes from Budget 2021. Here are some of the steps which could provide a fillip to home sales.
India is the fourth largest automobile market in the world. It is also the largest manufacturer of two-wheelers and the seventh largest manufacturer of commercial vehicles in the world
In a scenario where interest rates have fallen significantly, senior citizens have high hopes from Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.
Aggressive wooing of Muslims by opposition parties comes with a risk of counter-polarisation. Mamata needs to guard against this as polarisation helps the BJP, and, at the same time, prevent a split of community votes.
So how can the FM put more money in the hands of citizens so that it gives a boost to demand and sparks a multiplier effect on the economy.
Proponents of announcing a chief minister candidate give this logic that if BJP does not declare a face it could lose out on one-third of the voter base.
A day before the meeting Congress media-in-charge Randeep Surjewala held a press conference stating 99.99% of Congress workers want Rahul Gandhi as president.
India is still predominantly rural where personal connect, door-to-door campaigns and influencers play a key role in the election process and results.