Union Funds 2021: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will current the eighth consecutive finances of Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA authorities on February 1 within the Parliament amid daunting financial challenges posed by the coronavirus pandemic.
New Delhi | Jagran Enterprise Desk: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will current the eighth consecutive finances of Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA authorities on February 1 within the Parliament amid daunting financial challenges posed by the coronavirus pandemic. Sitharaman has concluded the pre-Funds consultations with the regarding officers and the officers within the authorities and has described the upcoming finances as a “by no means earlier than” occasion.
Sitharaman is the second ladies to current the Union Funds within the historical past of impartial India. Previous to her appointment, the Finance Ministry was held by late Arun Jaitley within the first workforce of the NDA authorities on the Centre and he introduced the finances 5 instances.
Which finance minister has introduced essentially the most variety of budgets?
Essentially the most variety of budgets was introduced by former Finance Minister Morarji Desai. Desai introduced the finances a complete of 10 instances, first between 1959 and 1963, after which once more between 1967 and 1969. Notably, Desai, who was born on December 29, introduced the finances on his birthday on two events, each throughout the leap years.
P Chidambram introduced the finances 9 instances beneath UPA-1 and UPA-2. He’s adopted within the checklist Pranab Mukherjee (eight instances), Yashwant Sinha, YB Chawan, and CD Deshmukh (seven instances).
Morarji Desai: 10 budgets
P Chidambram: 9 budgets
Pranab Mukherjee – 8 budgets
Yashwant Sinha – 7 budgets
YB Chawan – 7 budgets
CD Deshmukh – 7 budgets
Manmohan Singh – 6 budgets
Arun Jaitley – 5 budgets