The Finance Minister of India Arun Jaitley will be presenting the Union Budget today. There were uncertainty over the presentation today due to the unfortunate death of former MP E Ahamed during the night. He had a massive heart attack during the President’s speech at Parliament’s opening day for this budget session.
All the leaders of various political parties condoled the death of Ahamed and hailed him as a great PM Modi also said that Ahamed’s efforts in empowering the Muslim community will be remembered forever.
Union Ministers Venkaiah Naidu, Ananth Kumar and Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan will pay their respects to E. Ahamed at 9 Teen Murti Marg.
From the last night, there were huge uncertainty over today’s budget presentation due the death of Ahamed as generally both the parliament houses get adjourned to pay homages to the dead leaders.
Many leaders including PM Modi have reached the parliament for the budget presentation. Arun Jaitley has also tweeted and asked his followers to watch him live presenting the budget at 11:00 am today.