The expenditure proposed in the Budget is at an all-time high, says the Finance Secretary, Ashok Lavasa. And he adds that a sizeable investment was proposed for various rural development programmes.
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee today made a case for raising the Tax GDP ratio to a "reasonable level" of 12-14% to enhance the government's capability to fund social sector scheme.
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