The BJP created history under the leadership of PM Modi and BJP president Amit Shah.
With this landslide victory, BJP broke the record of 2014 Lok Sabha elections.
In these elections, BJP is winning on over 300 seats on its own. While the alliance NDA has crossed 350 seats.
According to sources, Arun Jaitley can refuse to take over as the Finance Minister during the Modi government’s second tenure.
It is being said that because of poor health Arun Jaitley can take this decision. The finance ministry officials met Finance minister Arun Jaitley at his home. In this meeting, Finance Secretary SC Garg was also present.
News agency Reuters gave this report from 4 sources. According to the reports, the senior minister says that they could give BJP president Amit Shah the finance portfolio.
They can also consider Piyush Goyal’s name for the same. At the time of Jaitley’s illness, Piyush Goyal has already the Finance Ministry twice.
Jaitley could not go to the office for three weeks: sources
Sources said that Jaitley’s health has been worse in the last few weeks. He was also admitted to AIIMS for some tests. Doctors then advised him to go to the UK and US for treatment. He has not gone to the office for the last three weeks.
Jaitley can handle responsibilities With Less Tension: report
According to Reuters, a source said that Jaitley will not take the post of Finance Minister. Maybe he can take a role in which tension is low.
They consider Arun Jaitley third after the Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah.
After the party’s victory in the Lok Sabha elections, he did not notice in the BJP office on Thursday.
Jaitley has not been seen publicly for 2 weeks. However, they are active on social media.
He had posted the message of congratulatory congratulations to Modi and party workers on social media.
Jaitley’s health has not been correct since the Kidney Transplant in May last year.
In February, he could not even present the interim budget. Jaitley was getting treatment in America. In his place, Piyush Goyal presented the budget.
Jaitley, who came to politics from advocacy, has played the role of BJP’s troubleshooter several times. He defended the government on several disputed policies.
After assuming office in 2014, Modi handed over the responsibility of three ministries – finance, defense and information and broadcasting to Jaitley.