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FM Goyal lays Interim Budget in Rajya Sabha; House adjourned till Monday

Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu adjourned the Rajya Sabha till Monday

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Finance Minister Piyush Goyal
Finance Minister Piyush Goyal with MoS Finance ministers Shiv Pratap Shukla and P Radhakrishnan in the Parliament before presenting the interim aBudget 2019-20, in New Delhi | Photo: PTI

The Interim Budget for the 2019-20 financial year was laid down in the Rajya Sabha on Friday, following which the Upper House was adjourned till Monday.

After presenting the Budget 2019 in the Lok Sabha, Finance Minister laid down in the Upper House the 'medium term fiscal policy cum fiscal policy strategy statement' and 'macro-economic framework statement' under section 3(1) of Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management Act, 2003.

A motion for 'extension of presentation of the report of the select committee on ancient monuments and archaeological sites' was also adopted through voice vote.

After that, Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu adjourned the House till Monday.

First Published: Fri, February 01 2019. 14:05 IST