Union Budget 2019: Union Minister Piyush Goyal Underlines 10 Important Dimensions Of Government's 2030 Vision

Union Budget 2019

Presenting the Interim Budget in Lok Sabha on Friday, Union Minister Piyush Goel underlined "ten most important dimensions that will guide the central government's Vision 2030.

Written By Daamini Sharma | Mumbai | Updated On:

Presenting the Interim Budget in Lok Sabha on Friday, Union Minister Piyush Goel underlined "ten most important dimensions that will guide the central government's Vision 2030. "I will lay out the vision 2030 for the 10 most important dimensions that will boost this country and our government ", he said.  

1- Infrastructure:

The first dimension of this vision will be to infrastructure physical as well as social for a 10 trillion dollar economy. This is to provide ease of living, not only business but the ease of living. 

It will comprise next-generation infrastructure for:

  • Roads
  • Railways 
  • Seaports
  • Urban transport
  • Gas and electric transmission 
  • In-land waterways 

Social Infrastructure:

  • Roof 
  • A healthy, clean and wholesome environment
  • Science-oriented education institutes 

2- Digital India:

The second dimension of our vision is to create a Digital India reaching every sector of the economy and every corner of the country and impacting the lives of all Indians. Digital infrastructure and digital economy of 2030 will be built upon the success achieved in recent years in digitisation of government process and private transactions. A youth will endeavour to create digital India and millions of job in the ecosystem: Piyush Goyal

3- Green India:

Making India a pollution free nation with green mother earth and blue sky is the third dimension of our vision. This India will drive on electric vehicles and energy storage devices, bringing down import dependence and ensuring energy security: Piyush Goyal 

4- Rural Employment:

Expanding industrialisation in rural using modern technologies to generate massive employment is the fourth dimension of our vision. This will be build upon Make In India approach for developing grassroots level structures, village industries and start-up: Piyush Goyal 

5- Clean Rivers:

The fifth dimension of our vision for India of 2030 is clean rivers with safe drinking water to all Indians, sustaining and nurturing life and efficient use of water using micro-irrigation techniques. Our rivers and water bodies are our life-supporting asserts: Piyush Goyal 

6- Oceans and Coastline:

India's long coastline has the potential of becoming the strength of the economy particularly through the exploitation of the blue economy to ensure better standard and quality of life for people living in coastal areas. Our efforts in the 'Sagarmala program' will be scaled up and we will develop other inland waterways faster: Piyush Goyal 

7- Space:

The seventh dimension of our vision aims at the outer sky. Our space program 'Gagaanyaan', India becoming the launchpad of satellite for the world and placing an India Astronaut into space by 2022 reflect the dimension of our vision: Piyush Goyal 

8- Self-sufficiency in Food Production:

Making India self-sufficient in food, exporting to the world to meet their food needs and producing food in the most organic way is the eighth dimension of our vision. High farm production and productivity will be achieved through modern agricultural practices and value addition. An integrated approach towards agro and food processing, preservation, packaging and maintenance of cold store will be the focus: Piyush Goyal 

9- Healthy India:

A healthy India is the ninth dimension of our vision. We will be aiming at a healthy society with an environment of health assurance and support of necessary infrastructure. Our government has rolled out the 'Ayushman Bharat Scheme'. By 2030 we will work towards distress-free health care and a functional and comprehensive wellness system for all. Such a healthy India built with the participation of women having equal rights and concern for their safety and empowerment: Piyush Goyal 

10- Minimum Government and Maximum Governance:

Our vision can be delivered by Team India. Our employees working together with the elected government, transforming India into a minimum government, maximum governed nation. This is the tenth dimension of India 2030. Our India of 2030 will have a proactive and responsible bureaucracy which will be viewed as friendly to the people: Piyush Goyal 

"With this comprehensive 10-dimensional vision, we will create an India where poverty, malnutrition, littering and illiteracy will be the matter of the past. India would be a modern, high growth, technology-driven, equitable and transparent society", he concluded.  

By 2030, 40% Indian will not have access to drinking water