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Wait for holistic response for stressed sectors: Finance secretary

AJAY BHUSHAN PANDEY talks about the Budget, revenue collection, and the goods and services tax (GST) compensation mechanism

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Ajay Bhushan Pandey | Indian Economy | Fiscal stimulus

Dilasha Seth & Indivjal Dhasmana  |  New Delhi 



Ajay Bhushan Pandey, Finance secretary
Budget discussions will be via video conferencing this year as it has become the norm, Ajay Bhushan Pandey said

Finance Secretary tells Dilasha Seth and Indivjal Dhasmana that there are positive indications that economic activity is picking up. He says the government is taking suggestions on stressed sectors from representative bodies and will come out with a holistic response. He talks about the Budget, revenue collection, and the (GST) compensation mechanism. Edited excerpts:

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First Published: Mon, November 02 2020. 06:10 IST

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