JAMMU: Deputy Chief Minister, Nirmal Singh on Thursday hailed the budget proposals by terming them as growth oriented and people friendly, which has catered to every section of the society.
In a message, the Deputy Chief Minister said that the welfare budget, which was presented in the State Legislature on Thursday, “has the potential of catapulting the growth indices of the state by ensuring holistic and sustained economic growth”. He said it will ensure that the economy of the state gets the requisite boost and it comes up as one of the most vibrant economies.
“Every section of the society like industrialists, horticulturists, employees, journalists have been given due attention by taking care of their needs and aspirations in the budget,” he added.
He said that these types of welfare budgets are normally presented by the governments during the electioneering year but the government has presented it well before that with the motive of “implementing it in toto” so that the people of the state get benefited from it.