Shri Yashwant Sinha
Minister of Finance
28th February, 2001
Sir, I rise to present the Budget for the year 2001-2002.
2. I do so in all humility. The challenges we face this year are awesome, made more so by the tragedy and devastation caused by the Gujarat earthquake. I hope I shall get the understanding and support of the whole House in my endeavour to meet these challenges.