Govt confident of meeting FY24 fiscal deficit aim: Finance secy
The Free Press Journal|August 18, 2023
Govt has budgeted revenue expenditure for 2023-24 at ₹35.021 trillion and capex at ₹10.01 trillion
Govt confident of meeting FY24 fiscal deficit aim: Finance secy

The government is confident of adhering to the fiscal deficit target of 5.9%, as a percentage of GDP, in the current financial year ending March, Finance Secretary T.V. Somanathan said on Thursday.

"I am confident that the government will adhere to the fiscal deficit target, which was announced in the Budget...even as individual elements may vary slightly," Somanathan told Informist.

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