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Budget Highlights: Income Tax Relief For Senior Citizens To High Spending On Infrastructure

Feb 01, 2021 10:27 PM IST iVideos iVideos

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, during the Union Budget 2021, on Monday announced a slew of measures including in the health sector, railways, road infrastructure among others.
Poll bound states like West Bengal and Tamil Nadu saw large investment in road and metro infrastructure.
Sitharaman said that the preparation for this budget was like never before, because of Covid-19. "We could not have imagined last year that global economy which was already suffering will have to endure loss of near and dear ones due to pandemic," she said.