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10 Iconic Budgets That Made a Difference

1947: The first budget FM: RK Shanmukham Chetty Independent India’s first budget presented in November 1947 focused on agriculture, not surprising because the farm sector accounted for nearly 70% of the economy. 1950: Grow more food FM: CD Deshmukh This budget proposed a “Grow More Food Plan” with focus on creating irrigation infrastructure, making India’s … Continue reading 10 Iconic Budgets That Made a Difference