As Union Budget 2017 is tabled by the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, Congress leader Mallikarjur Kharge lashed out at the Govt and made remarks on the death of Former Union minister and Indian Union Muslim League leader E. Ahamed.

Kharge said, “I think Govt already knew that he had passed away, but they were trying to maybe delay announcement.”

He also added, “its not March 31, there is a lot of time to present budget. Govt can postpone it. In our opinion, including JDU leaders and former PM Deve Gowda, the budget should be postponed.”

The Former Union minister and Indian Union Muslim League leader E. Ahamed died of heart attack on 1st February, 2017.