Budget 2024 Live: Finance Minister Delivers Shortest-Ever Budget Speech in 57 Minutes

In a notable departure from previous years, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presents the Budget 2024 with a concise speech, lasting just 57 minutes. This marks a significant reduction compared to the preceding budget speeches:

– 2023: 1 Hour 27 Minutes
– 2022: 1 Hour 30 Minutes
– 2021: 1 Hour 40 Minutes
– 2020: 2 Hours 42 Minutes (Longest Ever)
– 2019: 2 Hours 15 Minutes

Advertisement

The Finance Minister’s brevity in her address reflects a streamlined approach in delivering key fiscal measures and priorities for the year. Stay tuned for more insights and analyses on the budget proceedings.