30 Jan 2019 16:23 IST

Why do we need a Budget?

It's an annual exercise where the government accounts for revenues and expenditure

Before each financial year starts, the government presents the Union Budget, detailing how it plans to raise revenues and fund expenditures in the coming year. Aarati Krishnan explains the importance of this exercise.

 

Videos

Can India become a $5-trillion economy by 2025?

'Children are having a bigger say in family purchases'

What is RCEP and why did India stay out of it?

Recommended for you