New Delhi: The annual Union Budget is to be presented on February 1st 2021, and the Parliament Budget Sessions will being on Friday 29th January 2021. A treand has come up in the last few years, for the Union Budget 2021 to be tabled in the Lok Sabha on February 1 and this year it falls on Monday. It is also the third budget for Nirmala Sitharaman as the Finance Minister of India under the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Due to the ongoing pandemic, the Budget will be paperless, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman last week launched the new mobile app by the name ‘Union Budget Mobile App’ for hassle-free access to Budget documents by the MPs and the general public using the simplest form of digital convenience. The app was developed by the National Informatics Centre (NIC) under the guidance of the Department of Economic Affairs (DEA), the mobile app facilitates access to 14 Union Budget documents, including the Annual Financial Statement (commonly known as Budget), Demand for Grants (DG), Finance Bill, etc., as prescribed by the Constitution.”
Where to watch
The Union Budget 2021 will be telecast LIVE on Lok Sabha TV. Similarly, you can watch the telecast on the ABP LIVE TV or on the ABP website, you can even catch the important highlights as it happens on the ABP social media channels, Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.