Chandigarh, February 1, 2018-Harish Garg, national secretary and president of the Chandigarh chapter of Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT), hailed the budget presented by Arun  Jaitely  in the  parliament  today. In a statement issued today  Garg said that  the budget will not only eradicate the poverty  but  will also strengthen the economy .Garg said  that several decisions have been taken keeping in mind the concerns of  common men.  He said that providing  fund of Rs 3  lakh crores for Mudra  Yojna will help the traders community to  start  new  business. Setting up 24 new medical colleges across the country will provide healthcare to people and education opportunities to students. World's largest healthcare scheme announced by Arun Jaitley will make the treatment affordable to poor. Kisan credit card will help secure easy loans for farmers. The farmers, dalits, tribal communities will gain from this Budget.  He said that the budget is farmer friendly, common man friendly, business friendly and development friendly. A national health protection scheme to benefit 10 crore poor families announced, it is a huge initiative.