On The Newshour Debate, Navika Kumar speaks to the Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman about the Union Budget that was presented today in the parliament. The budget comes in the backdrop of a pandemic and the opposition continued to criticize the Finance Minister. Former Union Finance Minister P. Chidambaram held a press conference today and stated that the FM has deceived the people of India through this budget.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman states that it is one thing to quote a thing and follow it and it is completely different to quote it and leave it there. She further asks why she cannot re quote what has been quoted earlier.