Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will current the Finance Budget on 1 February 2020. Common folks have nice expectations from this finances. Nirmala Sitharaman introduced India's finances for the monetary 12 months 2019-2020. His speech lasted 2 hours 17 minutes, which is the longest finances speech ever.
Sitharaman's speech was four minutes longer than former minister Jaswant Singh's 2003 speech. Former Prime Minister and Finance Minister Manmohan Singh's 1991 finances speech was the longest in 18,650 phrases.
Arun Jaitley holds the document for the longest finances speech in 2018 at 18,604 phrases. He additionally holds the document for the third, fourth and fifth longest speeches made in 2014, 2017 and 2016. <! –
Interestingly, the shortest finances speech by far was 800 phrases by HM Patel in 1977.