Skoda said it will increase prices across its entire model range by up to Rs 35,000 from March 1 to pass on the impact of custom duties announced in the Union budget.
With the debate on the fiscal burden of the NHPS continuing, a report has pegged the cost of the new healthcare plan under Rs 12,000 crore per annum.
"For example, the Bureau of Indian Standards is working on regulatory guidelines to make hallmarking mandatory," the report said.
The IMF has welcomed the fiscal deficit target set by India in its annual budget and noted that the country is returning to the path of gradual fiscal consolidation.
The Government has set a target of Dec 2018 to develop 10 iconic sites in the country and 100 monuments to international standards, Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma said.