Budget 2021: FM Sitharaman reads out Union Budget speech in Lok Sabha from tablet

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Updated: Feb 01, 2021 12:18 PM

Budget 2021 Live from Parliament, Union Budget 2021-22 Live Updates: This time, the Budget will be a paperless document and it would be available to parliamentarians and the public online.

Union Budget 20-21, Budget 2021Presenting the Budget for 2021-22, Sitharaman stood in the second row of the Treasury Benches. (ANI Image)

Budget 2021 Announcements, Union Budget 2021 Announcements, Budget 2021 News: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman read out the Union Budget speech in the Lok Sabha from a tablet on Monday instead of a conventional paper document.

Presenting the Budget for 2021-22, Sitharaman stood in the second row of the Treasury Benches.

This time, the Budget will be a paperless document and it would be available to parliamentarians and the public online.

Also Read: Union Budget 2021 Live Updates: ‘MSP assured at price 1.5 times the cost of production across all commodities’

As the finance minister was presenting the Union Budget, Harsimrat Kaur Badal of the Shiromani Akali Dal, Bhagwant Mann of the Aam Aadmi Party and Hanuman Beniwal of the Rashtriya Loktantrik Party registered their protest inside the House on the three new farm legislations by holding placards demanding that the Centre take back the “black” laws.

The protesting members were standing in the aisles of the House.

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