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Union Home Minister Amit Shah (R) with Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman (2R) and Home Secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla during the first National Implementation Committee meeting on 75 years of Independence, in New Delhi.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman attends G-20 Finance Ministers' virtual meeting.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman meets Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma, in New Delhi.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman receives the five-year report of the 15th Finance Commission from its Chairman NK Singh at her office, in North Block, New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman speaks during a news conference in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Minister of State Anurag Thakur during a news conference in New Delhi.

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Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs Nirmala Sitharaman hands over the Antiquities/ Coins of Ancient and Medieval Period, confiscated by the Indian Customs, to the Minister of State for Culture and Tourism (Independent Charge) Prahlad Singh Patel, in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses a press conference, in New Delhi.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman attends BRICS Finance Ministers and Central Banks Governors meeting via virtual conference at North Block in New Delhi.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman attends BRICS Finance Ministers and Central Banks Governors meeting via virtual conference at North Block in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses a press conference, at BJP HQ in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses a press conference as BJP General Secretary Bhupendra Yadav looks on, ahead of the Bihar Assembly Elections, in Patna.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses a press conference, ahead of the Bihar Assembly Elections, in Patna.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman attends CAPEX Performance Meeting through video conferencing, at North Block in New Delhi.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman attends CAPEX Performance Meeting through video conferencing, at North Block in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses a press conference, in New Delhi.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses a press conference on Empowerment of Farmers, at Income Tax Office in Vijayawada.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman interacts with farmers during her visit to Jakkula Nekkalam village of Krishna district in Andhra Pradesh.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses a press conference, in Chennai.

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Finance Ministers Nirmala Sitharaman hairs the 42nd GST Council meeting via video conferencing in New Delhi.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman with Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla during a meeting, in New Delhi.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman meets Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu, in New Delhi.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman speaks in Rajya Sabha during the ongoing Monsoon Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman speaks in the Rajya Sabha during the ongoing Monsoon Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman arrives to attend the ongoing Monsoon Session of Parliament, at Parliament House in New Delhi.

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Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman arrives to attend the ongoing Monsoon Session of Parliament, at Parliament House in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman arrives at Parliament House during ongoing Monsoon Session, in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman speaks in the Rajya Sabha during the ongoing Monsoon Session of Parliament, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman speaks in the Lok Sabha during the opening day of Monsoon Session of Parliament, amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman launches PSB Alliance Doorstep Banking Services and declares EASE 2.0, in New Delhi.

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Union Minister of Commerce and Industry Piyush Goyal along with Union Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri (R) and DPIIT Secretary Guruprasad Mohapatra (L) during a press conference to release the assessment report of State Business Reform Action Plan 2019, in New Delhi. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is also seen via video conferencing.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman (R) during a review meeting with heads of banks and NBFCs, at North Block in New Delhi. Debasish Panda, Secretary, Department of Financial Services is also seen.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman during a review meeting with heads of banks and NBFCs, at North Block in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman (2L) during a review meeting with heads of banks and NBFCs, at North Block in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman interacts with the senior members of the J&K Peace Foundation via video conferencing, in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman pays her last respects to former president Pranab Mukherjee at his residence 10, Rajaji Marg, in New Delhi. Mukherjee, 84, passed away Monday at Army's RR Hospital.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman chairs the 41st GST Council meeting via video conferencing, in New Delhi. MoS for Finance Anurag Thakur and Finance Secretary Ajay Bhushan Pandey are also seen.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman chairs the 41st GST Council meeting via video conferencing, in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman chairs the 41st GST Council meeting via video conferencing, in New Delhi. MoS for Finance Anurag Thakur is also seen.

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Minister for Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying, Giriraj Singh calls on Finance Minister Nirmala Sithraman.

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MoS Finance Anurag Thakur present a bouquet to Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on her birthday in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman during the launch of 'Transparent Taxation - Honoring The Honest' platform via video conferencing, in New Delhi.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman launches an Online Dashboard for the National Infrastructure Pipeline (NIP).

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses the 2020 India Ideas Summit by U.S.-India Business Council via video conferencing, in New Delhi.

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Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs, Nirmala Sitharaman participates in the 3rd Meeting of G20 Finance Ministers to discuss global economic outlook amid evolving COVID-19 crisis & other G20 Finance Track deliverables for 2020, through video conferencing, in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman during a meeting with secretaries and CMDs of 23 CPSEs of Petroleum Ministry via video conferencing, in New Delhi.

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Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs Nirmala Sitharaman holds a meeting with the Secretaries and CMDs of 23 CPSEs to review capital expenditure in this financial year through video-conferencing, in New Delhi.

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In this combo photo, clockwise from top left, Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Union Minister for Textiles and Women and Child Development Smriti Irani, Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar and Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal are seen wearing a variety of masks as they attend 'Seva Hi Sangathan Abhiyan' meeting at BJP HQ, in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses a press conference on 'Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyan' which will be launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi.

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BJP President JP Nadda with Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman during the Karnataka Jan Samvad, amid the ongoing COVID-19 nationwide lockdown, at BJP HQ in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman chairs the GST Council meeting through video conferencing, from her office at North Block in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman launches the facility for instant allotment of PAN card using Aadhaar-based e-KYC, in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman leaves after announcing the fifth and final tranche of economic stimulus package during a press conference, at the National Media Centre in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses a press conference to announce the fifth and final tranche of economic stimulus package, at the National Media Centre in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Shitharaman addresses a press conference, in New Delhi, Sunday, May 17, 2020. MoS for Finance Anurag Thakur (2L) and Finance Secretary Ajay Bhushan Pandey (R) are also seen.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Shitharaman addresses a press conference, in New Delhi. MoS for Finance Anurag Thakur (C) is also seen.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses the fourth part of her press conference on the economic stimulus package announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, at the National Media Centre, in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses the fourth part of her press conference on the economic stimulus package announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, at the National Media Centre, in New Delhi,

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman gestures during a press conference, in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses a press conference, in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses a press conference, in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman flanked by Mos Finance Anurag Thakur (on the left) and Finance Secretary Ajay Bhushan Pandey (on the right) addresses a press conference, in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses a press conference, at NMC in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman wearing a face mask gestures as she announces the governments economic package to fight the coronavirus pandemic, during a news conference, in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman arrives to addresses a press conference to announce the details of Rs 20 lakh crore economic package, in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman wearing a face mask gestures as she announces the governments economic package to fight the coronavirus pandemic, during a news conference, in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman wearing a face mask gestures as she announces the governments economic package to fight the coronavirus pandemic, during a news conference, in New Delhi.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman during the 2nd meeting of G20 Finance Ministers, to discuss global economic outlook amid evolving COVID-19 pandemic, in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman wearing a home-made protective mask arrives to resume office, in New Delhi. Ministers and senior government officers partly resumed offices today, since the lockdown.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman wearing a home-made protective mask resumes office in North Block, New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman wearing a protective mask being screened by a health worker as she arrives to resume office, in New Delhi. Ministers and senior government officers partly resumed offices today, since the lockdown.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses a press conference to announce a Rs 1.7 lakh crore Gareeb Kalyan Yojana to help the poor in the view of the coronavirus lockdown, at National Media Centre in New Delhi.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman along with MoS for Finance Anurag Thakur addresses the media via video conferencing, at North Block in New Delhi.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman speaks in Lok Sabha during the ongoing budget session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman (L) and BJP MP Saroj Pandey leave after the BJP Parliamentary Party meeting at Parliament House, in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Finance Secretary Ajay Bhushan Pandey at the 39th GST Council meeting, in New Delhi.

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Arifa Jan receives 'Nari Shakti Puraskar 2019' on International Women's Day from President Ram Nath Kovind as First Lady Savita Kovind, Union Ministers Smriti Irani and Nirmala Sitharaman look on, at Rashtrapati Bhavan Cultural Center in New Delhi. Hailing from Kashmir, Jan has taken the task to revive the once famed handicraft Numdha, the traditional embroidered rug.

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Entrepreneur Nilza Wangmo receives 'Nari Shakti Puraskar 2019' on International Women's Day from President Ram Nath Kovind as First Lady Savita Kovind, Union Ministers Smriti Irani and Nirmala Sitharaman look on, at Rashtrapati Bhavan Cultural Center in New Delhi. Hailing from Leh district of Ladakh, Wangmo is an entrepreneur who is running Alchi Kitchen restaurant. Today, due to her efforts, Ladakhi cuisine is reaching the world.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Vodafone Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Nick Read (C) during a meeting, in New Delhi.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses media on cabinet decisions at Shastri Bhawan, in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman pays tribute to a statue of BR Ambedkar during the 44th Civil Accounts Day, in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman during Ministerial Conference on International Taxes in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman assesses impact and reviews preparedness of Coronavirus outbreak, during a meeting with various secretaries and senior officials of stakeholder departmentsof the Government of India, in New Delhi.

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Delhi Dy CM Manish Sisodia meets Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman after taking charge as Delhi's Finance Minister, in New Delhi.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman speaks on Union Budget 2020 at the Breakfast Briefing session organised by India Foundation, in New Delhi.

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Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs Nirmala Sitharaman speaks during a meeting with industry and other bodies on contextual challenges and oppurturnities in supply chain of exports and imports, in New Delhi.

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Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs Nirmala Sitharaman with Revenue Secretary Ajay Bhushan Pandey during a meeting with industry and other bodies on contextual challenges and oppurturnities in supply chain of exports and imports, in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman speaks during an interactive session with businessmen on the Union Budget 2020-21 in Bengaluru.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman (L) and RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das (R) at RBI central board of directors in a customary post-budget meeting, in New Delhi.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das, MoS Finance Anurag Thakur and others at RBI central board of directors in a customary post-budget meeting, in New Delhi.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman (L) and RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das (R) at RBI central board of directors in a customary post-budget meeting, in New Delhi.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das and MoS Finance Anurag Thakur at RBI central board of directors in a customary post-budget meeting, in New Delhi.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman during a meeting at NITI Aayog, in New Delhi.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses a meeting at NITI Aayog, in New Delhi. NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant is also seen.

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Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs Nirmala Sitharaman addresses during a press meet, in Kolkata.

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Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs Nirmala Sitharaman recieves a bouquet from Chairman of Central Board of Direct Taxes Pramod Chandra Mody during an interactive session on the Union Budget 2020-2021, in Kolkata. Revenue Secretary Ajay Bhushan Pandey is also seen.

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Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs Nirmala Sitharaman speaks at an interactive session on the Union Budget 2020-2021 with industrialists, in Chennai.

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Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs Nirmala Sitharaman speaks during a press conference in Mumbai.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman during Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) National Executive Committee meeting, in New Delhi.

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Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman gestures during the Budget Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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