LIVE Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presents Union Budget 2018 in Parliament

LIVE Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presents Union Budget 2018 in Parliament
Finance minister Arun Jaitley will present the Union Budget 2018 — the Narendra Modi-led government’s fifth — in Parliament on Thursday, with investors expecting increased spending and a reduction in tax slabs.

In his budget speech, Jaitley is expected to address agriculture distress, unemployment and ways to boost growth in the Indian economy while sticking to fiscal prudence.

LIVE Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presents Union Budget 2018 in Parliament