Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman tables Economic Survey 2019-20 in Lok Sabha

President Kovind delivered a speech in the Central Hall of Parliament. Vice President Venkaiah Naidu will also chair a meeting of floor leaders of Rajya Sabha at his residence today.

Written by January 31, 2020 12:54

As the Budget Session of Parliament commences on Friday, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman tables the Economic Survey 2019-20.

The Economic Survey shows Inflation declining sharply from 3.2% in April 2019 to 2.6% in December 2019, reflecting the weakening of demand pressure in the economy.

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# Lok Sabha adjourned till 11am tomorrow

# Economic Survey: Inflation declines sharply from 3.2% in April 2019 to 2.6% in December 2019, reflecting weakening of demand pressure in the economy

# Economic Survey projects economic growth at 6-6.5% in fiscal year starting April 1

# Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman tables Economic Survey 2019-20 in Lok Sabha.

# Trinamool Congress MPs protested against Citizenship Amendment Act and National Population Register, at the Central Hall in Parliament.

# Government has done a lot for poor and women: President Ram Nath Kovind

President Kovind delivered a speech in the Central Hall of Parliament. Vice President Venkaiah Naidu will also chair a meeting of floor leaders of Rajya Sabha at his residence today.

# Copies of Economic Survey 2019-20 reached the Parliament complex on Friday.

# Gaurav Gogoi, Congress MP: In protest against attack on the constitution, we will sit and listen to the President’s address with black bands around our arms.

The first phase of the session will conclude on February 11, while the second part of the session will begin from March 2 and will end on April 3.