As Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced the Union Budget for the year 2021-2022, Times Now’s Rahul Shivshankar and Navika Kumar analyze the steps taken by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in the Union Budget to address the economic growth amidst the COVID hit economy. Chetan Bhagat, an author analyses the tax reforms that have been slated by Nirmala Sitharaman. Santosh Mehrotra, a senior economist, states that he is pleased that health infrastructure has been dramatically increased. ‘Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has done what she could. The focus on disinvestment is a big plus’, stated Pavan K Varma, Author and Former MP. ‘We had to take tough measures because of Covid and we paid the economical price. But look at the medium to long term predictions made by organizations’, stated Narendra Taneja, BJP Spokesperson.