The last Parliament session of the Narendra Modi government — the budget session is due to begin on Thursday, January 31, 2019.
The session will go on till February 13. The interim budget is set to present on Friday, February 1, 2019.
President Ram Nath Kovind is currently addressing a joint session of the Parliament.
In his speech, President Kovind also talks about the support provided to farmers.
"I congratulate the farmers of India on behalf of the whole house. My government is trying every day to double the income of the farmers of the country. Understanding every need of the farmers, the government is endeavoring for a permanent solution to their problems," he says.