Lok Sabha on Wednesday 19.02.2014 passed the Interim Budget for the financial year 2014-15 without any significant discussion. Finance Minister P Chidambaram introduced the Appropriation Bill and the Finance Bill amid din in the House by a voice vote.
The Bills were passed without much discussion. There was no reply from the Finance Minister.
On Monday 17.02.2014 , Chidambaram had presented the Interim Budget along with a vote-on-account for spending up to July.