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Crackdown on cow slaughter, demonetisation affected supply of raw material.

India has among the lowest female labor force participation rates (LFPRs) in the world. In particular, low female LFPR is a drag on Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth and an obstacle towards reaching a higher growth path. Women are also an untapped source of managerial and entrepreneurial skills.

अरुण जेटली ने नोटबंदी के बाद बुधवार को पहला बजट पेश किया। इसे किसान, रूरल डेवलपमेंट, यूथ्स, गरीबों के लिए मकान और डिजिटल इकोनॉमी जैसे 10 हिस्सों में बांटा गया है। सरकार ने आम आदमी के लिए इनकम टैक्स

1. Demonetisation + was a bold and decisive strike in a series of measures to arrive at a new normal of bigger, cleaner and real GDP.

The Budget broadly focussed on 10 themes.

Here are the highlights of the Economic Survey 2017

The Survey's GDP growth figure for the current fiscal is lower than 7.1 per cent the Central Statistics Office had forecast earlier this month.

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The immediate impact of and reaction to demonetisation are documented and examined through a survey of around 200 families living in 28 slum or lower-income neighbourhoods in Mumbai in early December 2016. A drop in family income is recorded with wide variation across different groups and occupation types. There is also a drop in consumption as well as changes in the families’ savings in November. Finally, we find that the majority of respondents view the policy overall as positive, including the majority of those who experienced some loss of income in November.

Farmers in Maharashtra’s Nashik district – where one in every four tomatoes in India comes from – are destroying standing crops on a scale never seen before, following persistent rock-bottom prices since the November 8 demonetisation.