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Mar 11, 2016 10:15 PM IST | Source: CNBC-TV18

Rural push in Budget 2016 is just sound and fury: Chidambaram

Arun Jaitley may be getting pats on the back for sticking to stiff fiscal deficit targets, but former finance minister P Chidambaram is not impressed. It's not just the fiscal math that Chidambaram has a problem with, he says the big rural thrust sketched out in Budget 2016 is full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.


Finance Minister Arun Jaitley may be getting pats on the back for sticking to stiff fiscal deficit targets, but former finance minister P Chidambaram is not impressed. It's not just the fiscal math that Chidambaram has a problem with, he says the big rural thrust sketched out in Budget 2016 is full of sound and fury, signifying nothing. CNBC-TV18's Jude Sannith reports.

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