"I intend to begin this process this year by setting up a PDMA which will bring both India's external borrowings and domestic debt under one roof," the minister said.
Sukanya Samriddhi Scheme is a new entrant in the small-savings schemes category aimed at encouraging savings for a girl child's education and marriage.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, in his maiden full-year Budget for the 2015-16 financial year, also said that the education cess would be raised.
The country's corporate tax of 33.99 per cent, was higher than a global average of 23.64 per cent in 2014, according to consultant KPMG.
Presenting his government's first full-year Budget, the FM said this additional surcharge will make the exchequer richer by Rs 9,000 crore.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said, "Increase in limit of deduction in health insurance premium from Rs 15,000 to Rs 25,000."
The MNREGA scheme is a social security measure that seeks to guarantee right to work in rural areas.