“Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman will chair Pre-Budget consultations with prominent economists Wednesday afternoon, December 22 in New Delhi in connection with the forthcoming General Budget 2022-23,” the finance ministry said in a tweet on Tuesday.
Finance Minister Smt. @nsitharaman will start her Pre-Budget consultations with different stakeholder Groups from tomorrow, 15th Dec 2021 in New Delhi in connection with the forthcoming General Budget 2022-23. The meetings will be held virtually. (1/2)@nsitharamanoffc @PIB_India
— Ministry of Finance (@FinMinIndia) December 14, 2021
Apart from Sitharaman’s pre-budget consultations, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been interacting with industry leaders as well. Modi held pre-budget interactions with CEOs of companies on Monday from various sectors of industries.
Earlier, Modi interacted with leading private equity/venture capital players looking for suggestions on making India a more seductive investment destination.
During the interaction, PM Modi talked about the inherent strength of the country, displayed during the battle against the Covid-19 pandemic.