Jaitley said the focus of Budget is agriculture and rural economy, health, infrastructure and senior citizens.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday presented the Union Budget 2018 in the Parliament prior to the Lok Sabha elections slated for 2019.
Jaitley said the focus of the Budget is agriculture and rural economy, health, infrastructure and senior citizens.
While experts are still evaluating on the 2018 Union Budget, Twitterattis have already given theirs and it id often accompanied with wit, humour and a lot of sarcasm.
Here are a few reactions:
One Rofl Gandhi wrote,
Lower class ko milti hain subsidy,— Rofl Gandhi (@RoflGandhi_) February 1, 2018
Upper class ko milti hain rebates.
Salary walo tum dekho TV kyonki
Middle class ko milti hain debates.#Budget2018#JaitleyPakodaChor
And another Neha Jain was reminded why she does not want to vote for BJP again,
#Budget2018 thanks arun jatiley for clarifying all doubts for not to vote for bjp in 2019— neha jain (@Jainnehaa15) February 1, 2018
Broken Pundit showed how the common man watches budget,
How Income tax payers watching the budget... #Budget2018 pic.twitter.com/7cNF8XitYX— Broken Pundit (@Brokenpundit) February 1, 2018
While Maithun expanded how the salaried class feels like when they watch the budget,
Salaried class person checking #Budget2018 pic.twitter.com/kIddSgCSAK— Maithun (@Being_Humor) February 1, 2018
Another user perfectly captured how people, especially the middle class, react on hearing the budget,
After listening budget session #Budget2018— Squirrel_of_Ram🚩 (@Squirrel_Soul) February 1, 2018
Middle class ~ pic.twitter.com/LgxXTqmeBS
Others too reacted hilariously.
How is the Budget?— Keerthi🌹 (@TheDesiEdge) February 1, 2018
Bhakths: 👇👇😂#Budget2018 pic.twitter.com/6lxMyarX4w
While, another user, Pun, who made a very rude reference.
In a nutshell.— Pun of God (@Punofgod) February 1, 2018
Credit: Silica. pic.twitter.com/udoolyMMys
Another user highlighted how the middle class feels after seeing the budget,
Jaitley ji to Middle Class #Budget2018 pic.twitter.com/YIzr4N8Nzv— Ritik (@RitikRai619) February 1, 2018
Middle Class people to #FinanceMinister @arunjaitley after he
presented #Budget2018 👇#ArunJaitley #BudgetwithNews18 #incometax pic.twitter.com/FAzDeEA649— Shraddha (श्रद्धा) 🇮🇳 (@immortalsoulIN) February 1, 2018
#Budget2018— Sruthi Reddy (@tink_reddy) February 1, 2018
President of India Salary Rs 5 Lac/month + Allowances
Vice President of India Salary Rs 4 Lac/month + Allowances
Governor Salary Rs 3.5 Lac/month + Allowances.
For Middle Class people- All daily household things prices are hiked 🙏🙏🙏🙏
Reiterating Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision of 'minimum government, maximum governance', Jaitley stated that India's USD 2.5 trillion economy is on course to achieve a growth of 8 per cent, following the 7.2-7.5 percent growth it achieved in the second half of 2018-19.