When Prime Minister Narendra Modi took centre-stage on Red Fort on the occasion of India’s 72nd Independence Day, he spoke about a number of scheme and government policy reforms that have helped the government steer the country to new heights.
Addressing citizens from Red Fort, he said: “World earlier viewed India for policy paralysis, delayed reforms, now it sees it as a multi-trillion-dollar investment destination.” He also lauded the government’s schemes, suggesting that these have helped India to become the sixth largest economy in the world.
Suggesting that India is a land of reform, perform and transform, the prime minister counted a list of schemes and their contributions to the Indian economy apart from announcing the launch of Pradhan Mantri Arogya Yojana or Ayushman Bharat scheme on September 25 this year; the scheme is expected to benefit 10 crore, poor Indian families,.
Having said that, PM Modi touched on some important policy reforms during his address; here are top five economic policies he spoke about: Goods and Services Tax (GST): During his Independence Day address, PM Modi spoke on a range of economic reforms that the government has implemented.
One such “bold move” according to PM Modi is the Goods and Services Tax (GST).
Taking a dig at the previous government for holding back such schemes, PM Modi said such decisions will ensure India’s speedy growth.