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Budget 2019: Government must stop looking at short-term measures to alleviate farmer distress, says CII

Updated : February 01, 2019 05:09 PM IST

Rakesh Bharti Mittal, President, CII and VC, Bharti Enterprises and Rajiv Memani, chairman-India region and emerging markets at E&Y LLP shared their views and readings on the interim budget 2019.

Memani said that the measures announced for the unorganised sector are a big relief. "E-assessments for tax will be a big game changer," Memani said.

Mittal said the measures announced in the budget will adequately push the economy.

On the farm package announced in the interim budget, Mittal said the government must stop looking at short-term measures to alleviate farmer distress.
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