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Union Minister Arun Jaitley to resume charge as Finance Minister today: Report

File photo of Arun Jaitley Photograph:( Zee News Network )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Feb 15, 2019, 08.16 AM (IST)

Union Minister Arun Jaitley, who had passed on the charge of the Finance Ministry to Piyush Goyal while receiving medical treatment in US, will resume office from today, reported news agency ANI. 

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Reports said that Jaitley will attend a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Security today to discuss the terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama that left nearly 40 troopers of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) dead and many critically injured.

 Jaitley, on February 9, tweeted that he was “delighted to be back home.”

In Jaitley's absence, Goyal presented the Interim Budget in Parliament on February 1.  

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Jaitley will attend a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Security today to discuss the terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama that left nearly 40 troopers of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) dead