Finance Bill to be passed before 31 March says Arun Jaitley

New Delhi: The Finance Bill will be passed by Parliament before March 31 to enable ministries to avail funds from 1 April, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Tuesday.

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. PTI

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. PTI

"This would help the ministries to remain in stage of readiness as funds would be available with effect from 1 April," he said here.

The Finance Bill is introduced in the Lok Sabha, after the presentation of the annual budget, to implement the financial proposals for the following financial year.

Jaitley also released the revised General Financial Rules.


Published Date: Mar 07, 2017 04:09 pm | Updated Date: Mar 07, 2017 04:09 pm