Union Budget 2018: Full text of Arun Jaitley’s budget speech
The full text of Arun Jaitley's Union budget speech delivered in Parliament on Thursday
Finance minister Arun Jaitley presented Union budget 2018 in Parliament on Thursday, the Narendra Modi government’s last full budget before the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. Jaitley’s budget allocated billions of dollars for rural infrastructure and unveiled a health insurance programme for around 500 million poor. Here is the full text of Jaitley’s budget speech.