The budget session of Parliament which begins today is expected to be stormy as the opposition will seek to corner the NDA on a number of issues including Rafale, unemployment and farmer issue.
President Ram Nath Kovind is also to address a joint sitting today to list out the achievements of the ruling NDA government. The joint sitting will take place in both Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha at Parliament House Complex. Source: HT
Finance Minister Piyush Goyal will present interim Budget on February 1, the finance ministry has clarified. There were speculations over the nature of the Budget following a workshop by Press Information Bureau (PIB) on Tuesday, where it was reportedly mentioned that it will be titled General Budget, 2019-20 . Source: Business Standard