Finance Minister Ishaq Dar says the government has presented a business and consumer friendly budget, which has been widely acclaimed by different segments of the society.

He was chairing a meeting in Islamabad on Friday to discuss post-budget proposals and suggestions made during the course of budget debate in the Parliament.

The Finance Minister said the measures announced by the government for upkeep of the farmers' community and agriculture sector are specially being lauded. 

He said appreciation has also been received on government interventions for promotion of exports as well as development of industry. He said the government has placed due focus on inclusive growth and the budget 2016-17 will help achieve this objective.

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