Who among the following is known to have given the shortest ever interim budget speech in India?
[C]H. M. Patel
H. M. Patel
India’s shortest ever interim budget speech was delivered by Haribhai M. Patel in 1977. He was appointed the Finance Minister by the Prime Minister Morarji Desai, who was leading India’s first non-Congress administration. Patel served as Finance Minister of India from 1977 to 1980.