By : Oneindia Video Team
Published : January 23, 2017, 07:21
Duration : 01:37
Union Budget will be held as scheduled on February 1:Supreme Court
The Supreme Court dismissed a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) seeking postponement of the Union Budget due to Assembly polls in 5 states."There is no illustration to support that the presentation of Union Budget would influence voters' mind in state elections," the apex court observed.Currently, the Budget is to be held on February 1, before the polls begin on February 4.The Supreme Court had recently sought material and legal provisions in support of the PIL seeking postponement of presentation of the Union Budget due to Assembly elections in five states.