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Union Budget 2021 on Made in India tablet: FM Nirmala Sitharaman breaks age-old tradition

Union Budget 2021 India Update: Made in India Tablet to be used by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to present budget 2021. Check how to download Union budget app 2021, budget documents and more. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has broken the tradition of the annual budget presentation this year. Instead of the age-old briefcase containing files and folders of the documents, the FM will present the budget today on a Made in

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has broken the tradition of the annual budget presentation this year. Instead of the age-old briefcase containing files and folders of the documents, the FM will present the budget today on a Made in India tablet device. Earlier in the day, the minister showcased the red tablet sleeve carrying the National Emblem. There’s no idea on which tablet model is exactly used in this case. Also Read - Top phones under Rs 25,000 you can consider in September 2021

The decision to present the Budget 2021 on a tablet seems like a strong message to mark India’s foray into the digital age. Prior to this, all Finance Ministers have gone with the tradition of carrying a briefcase full of files as well as folders. The government has confirmed that Sitharaman will be using a Made in India tablet device, although they don’t mention the make. Also Read - How to use Bolo Live app and earn money by going live?

FM to present Union Budget 2021 on Made in India tablet

Budget 2021 tablet

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The new budget for the upcoming fiscal year starting April 1 is expected to bring several announcements regarding the technology sector. Sitharaman earlier said that this year’s budget will be “like never before”. Hence, we expect several reforms regarding smartphones, telecom, e-commerce, and more. Also Read - Realme 9 series confirmed to arrive in India, details to be out on September 9

Last year, the government bumped up the GST on smartphones, which eventually led to an increase in prices across all categories. The COVID-19 pandemic also added to the costs, thereby increasing the prices.

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