“The situation in the Valley is so fragile that any little thing can trigger any kind of protest, including a violent protest.”
The former Union finance minister said that instead of maintaining secrecy in budget making, government should table the proposals before Parliament and they should be implemented once they are passed.
The three-hour workshop is slated to be held on March 15, a week before the assembly budget session starts on March 22.
Sinha, who along with some other BJP veterans has been marginalised in the party, was speaking at a panel discussion at the ‘Difficult Dialogues’ conference here, where CPI-M general secretary Sitaram Yechury also spoke.
Sinha also urged the small entrepreneurs to grab the opportunity to collaborate with foreign firms instead of depending on the governments.
Sinha, who had criticised PM Narendra Modi in the past, was denied a ticket in the Lok Sabha elections.
Sinha said it was more an outcome of poll promises rather than careful deliberation.
‘FRBM Act should not be amended through the Finance Bill’.
Trade and economic relations between two countries have been victim of politics. Unless we delink it from politics we can’t improve trade between India and Pakistan.
He was once a partner at McKinsey and Co and Managing Director, Courage Capital Management.
Former members meet sectoral experts on new planning body.
Insurance sector was opened up for private sector in the year 2000.
Insurance sector was opened up for private sector in 2000 after enactment of the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority Act,
The Modi government’s first budget has no time for literary flourish.
UPA’s version was inadequate. NDA must improve upon it.