High on vision but what about the budget numbers?4 min read . Updated: 02 Feb 2022, 02:21 AM IST
- We must aim for higher non-tax revenues so we can spend more on things beyond interest payments
Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s budget speech read like a pitch made to a venture capitalist by a startup looking to become a unicorn. It was high on vision, but low on numbers. And it’s numbers that ultimately make up any budget.