Smriti Irani addresses speculations around Budget 2021 | Exclusive

Textile minister Smriti Irani talks exclusively with Navika Kumar on Times now and discusses the new 2021 budget. There have been various speculations around the Union Budget 2021, especially from the opposing parties like Congress. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, announced the Union Budget 2021 today and explained that the main focus will be on industrial and infrastructural development, as well as on the healthcare centre in light of the recent Covid-19 virus.
Smriti Irani says she saw that the prominent past president of the Congress party, Mr, Rahul Gandhi was quite perplexed when the Finance Minister was reading out the budget.
While addressing the hits from the opposing parties she mentioned that it is the responsibility of the Government to engage when questions are posed, also it is the responsibility of opposition leaders to speak from a position of truth, not distortion.