Budget 2019 Updates| Welcome tax benefits for middle and lower income groups: Naveen Patnaik

Finance minister Piyush Goyal presented the sixth and hence, the interim budget of the Narendra Modi government on Friday. The interim budget is widely expected to focus on giving big push to investment in agriculture, small and medium industries, and health sectors.

Watch: Piyush Goyal presents interim budget

Income tax concessions for individuals and lowering of peak tax rate for the corporates may also be part of a possible populist interim budget that Goyal will present on Friday as the Modi government makes a last-ditch attempt to woo voters ahead of the Lok Sabha elections.