Published On: Mon, Feb 29th, 2016

India pledges billions for farmers in ‘make-or-break’ budget


NEW DELHI: India pledged to spend $5.2 billion dollars to double the income of struggling farmers and also boost a rural employment scheme as it unveiled its annual budget on Monday under pressure to balance much-needed spending with fiscal prudence.121121

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