Mr.Chandru Kalro, Managing Director of TTK Prestige said: ‘’There were great expectations around this budget and I am pleased to say that it delivered. This was a positive investment oriented budget demonstrating fiscal responsibility. Investment in infrastructure and new labour codes are particularly noteworthy as it will result in more jobs. The affordable housing push will definitely see an increase in the consumption of kitchen appliances. We appreciate the measures announced by the Finance Minister to improve ease of doing business, re-invigorating improving human capital and focusing on innovation. It is commendable to see an increase in revenue without higher taxes.’’
“We see this budget as a positive step in the right direction for healthcare sector. The allocation for Aatmanirbhar Health Yojana with an outlay of Rs 64,180 crore over six years in addition to the National Health Mission, is a welcome move. The government’s focus on setting up Health Emergency Centres ,Urban Health and Wellness centres and Integrating public health labs will go a long way towards ensuring better healthcare and treatment options. I am also happy that the Government of India has announced Rs 35,000 crore for Covid-19 vaccine which will help lakhs of poor and middle class citizens. I am positive that all the measures taken in this budget to make healthcare available to all, will yield a positive impact on the economy. Lastly, let’s not forget the Mission Poshan 2.0 launch that will tackle the malnutrition problems in India especially with the underprivileged and migrant population. Overall, the health and nutrition has received the focus it deserves in the budget.”
Mr. Sandeep Singh, CII Karnataka Chairman, welcomed the budget stating it as a growth-oriented, consumption-oriented budget focusing on job creation. The budget has allocated funds to all key sectors while giving emphasis on infrastructure development. I think this is the right step towards reviewing the economy. Overall, the budget is focused on optimal usage of all the resources. He also said that recapitalization is a good step. Allocation of funds are at the right places however the timely implementation is required by the government.
Mr. Amit Kumar CII Zonal Chairman, Mysore & Mr. Prakash Kalbavi, CII Zonal Chairman, Mangalore welcomed the budget saying that the budget has everything for every citizen. There has been huge allocation for the sectors of power and infrastructure. Health & Vaccination is the major focus of the government. Focus on skills, training, innovation, R&D, simplification of GST, and announcement on contract labor will help the industries in tier-II cities