Piyush Goyal for printing currency to finance deficit
Updated : February 11, 2019 11:14 PM IST
Goyal's remarks follow his presentation of the interim Budget 2019-20 earlier this month, which contained major largesse for the stressed agriculture sector as well as tax sops for the middle class with implications for the fiscal deficit.
The fiscal deficit estimate for the current year has been revised upwards to 3.4 percent of the gross domestic product (GDP).
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