Prime Minister Narendra Modi was seen thumping the desk in the parliament as the Interim Finance Minister Piyush Goyal announced one scheme after the other for the welfare of the poor, farmers and also the workers.
While the opposition kept listening to the Finance Minister, the ruling party members said Wah Wah. The PM kept thumping the desk repeatedly. Modi was wearing a white shirt and green coat.
The finance minister said that all out efforts would be taken to protect the Gau matha in the country. 2 percent interest subsidy has been announced for the fish growers in the country. Poor farmers will get Rs 6000 in three phases for the farming. The money goes directly to the accounts. This is called Rythu bandhu in Telangana. The scheme was first started by KCR the Telangana CM. 12 crore farmers will get benefited from this scheme.
The farmers who have less than 5 acres of land will get Rs 6000 per annum. India is the fastest high way developer in the world.
The Sagarmalaprojectt will develop inland waterways he said. No unmanned level crossings in the country he stated.
Digital infrastructure was being created in villages he said. Jandhan, Aaadhar have been game changers he explained. Ease of shooting films is being done for encouraging employment he said.