New Delhi: Narendra Modi-led NDA government on Thursday tabled the first Economic Survey in the Parliament. The Survey 2019 has been prepared by Chief Economic Adviser KV Subramanian. The Economic Survey, presented a day before the Union Budget, is a document on the outlook of developments in the economy. Also Read - Global Economy Going Through 'Once in 150 Years' Event: CEA on GDP Contraction
KV Subramanian said in a tweet, “Looking forward with excitement to table my first – and the new Government’s first – Economic Survey in Parliament on Thursday. #EcoSurvey2019.” Also Read - Economy Not in Trouble; Green Shoots Visible: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman
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The survey is a synopsis of performance on major development programmes, as well as the policy initiatives of the government and the prospects of the economy.
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Notably, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will table the first full-fledged budget of the Union Government on Friday.