Budget Session 2019

Budget Session 2019 News

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to present maiden Union Budget on July 5

The budget will be presented in the first session of Parliament for the new government that begins June 17 and continues till July 26. President Ram Nath Kovind will address the joint session of Parliament on June 20. 

Budget Session: Floor leaders agree on 6 Bills for consideration in Rajya Sabha

The Budget Session that started on Thursday with the President’s address will continue till February 13. Apart from legislative business, the House will also need to discuss the Interim Budget and the vote of thanks to the President’s address.


Parliament Budget session: Opposition urges govt to take up 'non-controversial' bills

The budget session of the Parliament commenced today with the President’s address. The session, which will see only 10 sittings for both Houses, will run till February 13. Interim Finance Minister Piyush Goyal will present the Union Budget 2019 on Friday.

Budget Session 2019: PM Modi urges lawmakers to have meaningful debates

Speaking outside Parliament, PM Modi said: ‘Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas’ is our Mantra and this spirit will also be seen in Parliament. We are looking forward to discussing every issue.”

Budget Session 2019 Videos

Explained: Here's how the Modi govt budgeted for elections

Budget 2019: Indian Express Rural Affairs Editor Harish Damodaran and Consulting Editor Shaji Vikraman take a deep dive and explain fine prints of the Union Budget presented by Finance Minister Piyush Goyal in Lok Sabha today.

Budget 2019: How the Modi government is expected to make farmers happy

Ajay Kakra, Director - Food and Agriculture, PWC explains what is expected in a package for farmers that is expected to be announced in Budget 2019.