The Swachh Bharat mission is one of the largest cleanliness drives in the world and is also an attempt to initiate behavioural change.
Strategic disinvestment of select public sector undertakings will remain a priority area, FM said.
The Finance Minister also asserted that 'Ease of Doing Business' and 'Ease of Life' should be applicable for farmers too.
Public sector banks will use technology for enabling the customer of one PSB to access service across all PSBs as well.
Rs 350 crore allocated for 2 per cent interest subvention for all GST-registered MSMEs on fresh or incremental loans.
Government-owned and private banks besides non-banking financial companies have been saddled with huge NPAs.
Sitharaman proposed the setting up of a payments platform for MSMEs for payment of bills.
Every rural family, except those unwilling to take connection, will have electricity and LPG connection by 2022, said Sitharaman.
The government aims to connect all 2.5 lakh village panchayats with high speed broadband by March 2020.
NDA in its first term set the ball rolling for 'New India' with strident commitment to fiscal consolidation, said Sitharaman.