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Budget 2017: Focus on social sector

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January 2: Budget-2016 speech began with a clear commitment to enhance social spending in Government listed social sector. While there was an overall increase that we saw in social sector allocation in the budget, there was no real push particularly for core social sector programs. Will Budget-2017 bridge this gap of promise Vs delivery? Swati Khandelwal Jain of BTVi speaks with Francis Joseph, Vice president, Early Childhood Association and Yamini Aiyar, Senior fellow, CPR.