Budget 2019 on February 1: Check time of FM Arun Jaitley budget speech, Modi government economic survey, Budget session

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New Delhi | Updated: January 16, 2019 1:19:55 PM

Arun Jaitley Likely to announce Union Budget 2019 on February 1: Railway Budget 2019 will be presented by FM Jaitley as a part of the Union Budget on February 1.

Union Budget 2019 DateBudget 2019 date: Traditionally, a central government in India present interim-budget before the Lok Sabha polls.

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is likely to present Union Budget 2019-20 on February 1: The Union Budget 2019 will be crucial for Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) as this is the final budget before the Lok Sabha elections 2019. Traditionally, a central government in India present interim-budget before the Lok Sabha polls. Post general elections, the newly formed government presents the full-fledged budget. This year too the Modi government is likely to table an interim-budget. As Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP are set to face the litmus test in a few months time, they would finetune their strategies to deliver on the promise.

Date of Budget 2019 India

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will present his sixth budget in Lok Sabha. Budget 2018 was presented on February 1. The Budget session 2019 will commence from January 31 and will end on February 13. Union Budget 2019 will be presented on February 1.

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Time of Union Budget Speech 2019

The lengthy budget speech, which often consists of quotes, Shayari, is one of the key aspects. FM Jaitley will deliver Union Budget Speech 2019 like previous five occasions. Last year FM Jaitley began after 11 am and it was close to two-hour-long speech.

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Date for the presentation of Economic Survey 2019

Union Finance Ministry’s annual document is known as the Economic Survey. Generally, the economic survey 2018 is presented just days before the Union Budget. Economic Survey 2018 was presented on January 29. The central government is likely to table the Economic Survey on January 31. President Ram Nath Kovind is likely to address the joint sitting of the two Houses on the same day.

Railway budget 2019 date

The central government has done away with the practice of presenting a separate budget for Indian Railways. Railway Budget 2019 will be presented by FM Jaitley as a part of the Union Budget on February 1.

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