The host department released a statement that read: “The Prime Minister inaugurated the week-long program at Vigyan Bhawan in Delhi in the presence of Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, while 75 major cities watched the broadcast. The Ministries of Finance and Enterprise have presented governance reforms in the financial sector and in the area of economic development. The Prime Minister inaugurated a digital exhibition of the work of the Ministry of Finance and launched special edition coins of five denominations with an embossed logo of AKAM (Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav)”
The Prime Minister also launched the Jan-Samarth Unified National Portal for Government Credit Schemes to help beneficiaries log in, review eligibility criteria and apply online. Financial inclusion and the circulation of money were highlighted during the event. Various other departments of the two ministries, such as the Central Board of Direct Taxes, the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs, the Department of Financial Services, the Auditor General and the National Institute of Financial Management Arun Jaitley will organize other events during the week. .
Ludhiana Senior Income Tax Commissioner Poonam Khaira Sidhu, CGST Senior Commissioner Vikas Kumar and Senior Income Tax Commissioners Vikram Gaur, LK Agarwal and LKA Dehiya were present.