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Union Budget 2015: FM Arun Jaitley allocates Rs 2.46 lakh crore for defence sector

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said the government plans to spend Rs 2.46 lakh crore (US $40 billion) on the defence sector in the 2015-16 financial year.

FM Jaitley allocates Rs 2,460 crore for defence

FM Jaitley allocates Rs 2,460 crore for defence

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said the government plans to spend Rs 2.46 lakh crore (US $40 billion) on the defence sector in the 2015-16 financial year.

Jaitley made the statement when presenting the Prime Minsiter Narendra Modi-led government's maiden full-year Budget in the Lok Sabha.

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