Indian Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is pictured in February carrying the annual federal budget in a red case. Photo: AP
Indian Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is pictured in February carrying the annual federal budget in a red case. Photo: AP
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India to raise US$81 billion by leasing out state-owned infrastructure assets

  • The National Monetisation Pipeline document unveiled by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is in line with PM Narendra Modi’s strategic divestment policy
  • Assets including roads, railways, airports, stadiums, power lines and gas pipelines will be leased to private operators to fund new capital expenditure

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Indian Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is pictured in February carrying the annual federal budget in a red case. Photo: AP
Indian Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is pictured in February carrying the annual federal budget in a red case. Photo: AP
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