NITI Aayog meeting: Goal to make India 5 trillion dollar economy by 2024, says PM Modi


After returning from SCO summit in Bishkek, Prime Minister Narendra Modi took part in Niti aayog’s first meeting at the Rashtrapati Bhavan. In the meeting, PM Modi unveiled his vision of the Indian economy and said the goal to make India a 5 trillion dollar economy by 2024.

Here’s what PM Modi said at the 5th meeting of the Governing Council of NITI Aayog in Delhi

NITI Aayog has a key role to play in fulfilling the mantra of SabkaSaath, SabkaVikas, SabkaVishwas. Goal to make India a 5 trillion dollar economy by 2024, is challenging, but achievable, with the concerted efforts of states.

Export sector vital for boosting income&employment; States should focus on export promotion. Newly created Jal Shakti Ministry will help provide integrated approach to water.

Union Government’s commitment to double incomes of farmers by 2022 requires focus on fisheries, animal husbandry, horticulture, fruits&vegetables. Benefits of PM-KISAN-KisanSammanNidhi-&other farmer centric schemes should reach beneficiaries within time.