Union, State Budgets 2019: Hopes & Prospects
The annual budget season in about to begin. The State budget will be presented on January 31 and the Union budget on the very next day, February 1. As it is the first budget post the havoc caused by the Kerala floods which impacted on the state revenue, Finance Minister Dr Thomas Issac has to face a lot of challenges in the budget presentation. The Union budget, on the other hand, may be filled with promises and assurances to attract citizens prior to Lok Sabha election. Money News, Episode: 130.