Indicates Rs 184 cr revenue surplus budget, turn defict of Rs 3,017.22 cr for 2013-14 due to subsidy & other expenses

The Maharashtra government, in the run-up to the Lok Sabha elections, on Tuesday presented a Rs 5,417 crore revenue-deficit Budget for 2014-15.

A question frequently asked today is whether planning has any relevance in a world of economic liberalization and the market economy.