Jaitley, in response to sources, is recovering nicely and can be capable to assume the obligations of the Finance Ministry.
He has been fairly lively on social media — writing blogs on varied financial and non-economic points, like Nationwide Register for Residents (NRC) in Assam, over four-decades of Emergency, No-confidence Movement in Parliament, Rafael fighter jet deal, and GST.
He additionally participated in a few occasions like banking conclave and the primary anniversary of the launch of Items and Companies Tax (GST) via video conferencing.
On 14 Could, when Jaitley underwent a kidney surgical procedure, Railway and Coal Minister Piyush Goyal was briefly given further cost of the Finance Ministry.
Jaitley has been the Finance Minister for the reason that Modi authorities assumed workplace in Could 2014. He’s additionally the chief of the Rajya Sabha.