New Delhi, Feb 14: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday held an interactive session on 'Budget and Beyond' with professionals from asset management, wealth advisory, tax consultancy and other related fields.
The meeting held at NITI Aayog here, was attended by Secretaries of Finance Ministry, NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant among others. Sitharaman pointed out that it is one budget where impact on bond market currency and equity markets has been positive. 'Impact of the budget on equity market, bond market and currency has been positive but we are open to hearing suggestions so that when something beyond the budget has to be done we can include your recommendations,' she said.
NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant invited industrial experts to share opinions and ideas that can help India achieve a high-trajectory growth rate. "To take India to a high trajectory growth rate, we will discuss on forward-looking measures regarding the 'budget and Beyond'," he said. (UNI)