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What did the Modi govt spend money on?

DNMUM434239 | 4/1/2019 | Author : Vivek Kaul | WC :1334

The government has reduced regular expenditure like interest payments, pensions, salaries and subsidies to 52% of its total expenditure in 2018-19 from 53.1% in 2017-18. On the other hand it has increased allocation towards health and agriculture over the years
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The elections for the 17th Lok Sabha are due in a few weeks and everybody is busy analysing the performance of the Narendra Modi government, which has more or less completed five years in office.
A lot has already been written on the performance of the government on the economic front using economic indicators like the gross domestic product growth, inflation, industrial production, etc. In this piece, we will not go down that lane. One of the primary objectives of any government is to collect money in the form of various taxes and then spend that money towards the betterment of the country.
Hence, a good way to judge the performance of a government is to look at what did it spend money on. How has the Modi government don
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