We've rounded up some of the funniest tweets on the 2018 Union Budget:
And the after..
You can say goodbye to your Bitcoin dreams because the Finance Minister declared the government will eliminate the use of cryptocurrencies.
Hey crypto. Wasn't meant to be girl. Dad said no.— Vir Das (@thevirdas) February 1, 2018
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How can Twitter forget baby Taimur because it's been 2 days, 5 hours, 53 seconds since we last heard about him. *seriously, where is he*
Kareena: Taimur ko TV dekhni haiIndian Media: Taimur is all set for #Budget2018— Akshay Jain (@AkshayKatariyaa) February 1, 2018
BREAKING NEWS: Taimur is getting ready to watch #Budget2018— PhD in Bakchodi (@Atheist_Krishna) February 1, 2018
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced no changes in income tax rates for individuals in today's budget, something which was met with disappointment on Twitter. To add to it, many were disheartened about the introduction of the new 10% long-term capital gains tax on income exceeding Rs 1 lakh from investment in stock markets and market-linked mutual funds.
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