Business India to be third biggest economy by 2024, says Amit Shah Updated : July 28, 2019 04:52 PM IST Shah was speaking at the second ground breaking ceremony in Lucknow which saw the launch of more than 250 projects worth Rs 65,000 crore. He said that in the past five years, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had taken the country's economy to the fifth position from the 11th position. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.