Budget 2019: FM Nirmala Sitharaman lays down 10-point vision for $5 trillion economy
India will become a $3 trillion economy by the end of the current year itself, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Friday in the Lok Sabha. She said the interim budget focused on 10-point vision to boost economy. In the current year, India's economy will grow to become USD 3 trillion economy, sixth largest in world. "We need to invest in infrastructure, digital economy and job creation in small and medium enterprises," Sitharaman said. The minister emphasised the need for structural reforms for achieving USD 5 trillion economy.