New Delhi: Before the presentation of the Union Budget 2020-21 in the Parliament today, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and her deputy Anurag Thakur met President Ram Nath Kovind.
Thakur told news agency ANI, “The Modi government believes in ‘sabka sath, sabka vikas.’ We received suggestions from across the country. The government has made efforts to ensure that this Budget will be good for all, good for the people and the country.”
Office of Mr. Anurag Thakur tweeted earlier, ” On the eve of #Budget2020, we’re sharing..amongst the oldest books in the #Budget Press Library; it narrates India’s economic transition since 1947. The Budget Speech is perhaps the most guarded of all speeches,undergoing multiple drafts till its made public!”
The Budget Speech is perhaps the most guarded of all speeches,undergoing multiple drafts till its made public! pic.twitter.com/YSYhx6PxoI
— Office of Mr. Anurag Thakur (@Anurag_Office) January 31, 2020
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah has already arrived in the Parliament.
The printed copies of the Union Budget 2020-21 have also been brought to the Parliament.
The session will begin at 11 am today.
Delhi: The printed copies of the Union Budget 2020-21 have been brought to the Parliament pic.twitter.com/06Nb7Gl8Wn
— ANI (@ANI) February 1, 2020