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Union Budget 2024 Highlights: Charting India's Course in the "Amrit Kaal"

On July 23, 2024, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented the Union Budget 2024-25, marking her seventh consecutive budget and the first of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's third term.

The budget, themed around "Amrit Kaal"—a 25-year period leading up to India's 100th year of independence—centers on pivotal areas such as employment generation, skill development, agricultural enhancement, and support for Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) and manufacturing.

Additionally, the budget places a strong emphasis on social welfare, extending food security programs and allocating over ₹3 lakh crore for initiatives benefiting women and girls.

With these strategic measures, Budget 2024 outlines a detailed roadmap for India's economic and social progress during the "Amrit Kaal" era, aiming to promote growth, inclusivity, and sustainability.

Let's delve deeper into the main highlights of the Union Budget 2024-25 and explore how it reflects the vibrant vision of a "Viksit Bharat" (Developed India).

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