Feb 01, 2022, 11:05PM ISTSource: TOI.in

Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman said, “I acknowledge that the common man feels the pinch when prices of essential commodities increase. But we reduced duties immediately when we faced a problem of oilseeds. We also made efforts to increase imports of palm oil.We have also made provisions in this Budget to increase production of oilseeds.I would also like to point out that inflation has not jumped over 6% in our tenure.”


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