I expect the markets to look up on Monday: Nirmala Sitharaman in post-Budget presser
Sunday, February 2, 2020, 11:40 AM
A marathon budget speech was followed by a detailed presser by the Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. She took questions on the new simplified personal income tax regime, expanding fiscal deficit, the slowdown in the auto-sector and also reacted to comments from Congress leader Rahul Gandhi. The FM said that intention is to reduce the rates as much as to simplify the tax structure.