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Recovering from a prolonged slump in the demand for apartments after 2008, the real estate community is hoping Finance Minister P. Chidambaram will energise the sector in Budget 2013.

 
 
Only four times since Manmohan Singh presented his landmark Budget as finance minister in June 1991 has the economy grown slower than 5 per cent a year.
The National Food Security Bill has the backing of Congress President Sonia Gandhi, and the government aims to table the Bill in the Budget session of Parliament.
Besides parity in tax rates with crude oil, the industry players want gas to be in the list of products covered by GST.
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