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Industry-watchers feel that if this crisis is prolonged, its impact will be far more damaging for the sector.
Jaitley noted that while speaking at two different functions in Madhya Pradesh on Monday, Gandhi made two references to him.
Jaitley said being a net buyer of oil, a rise in global crude prices adversely impacts the country and hence the economy has to be resilient to deal with it.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, RBI Deputy Governor Kanungo discuss data localisation of fintech firms
In April, the RBI gave six months to global financial technology companies to store transaction data of Indian customers within India.
The move is seen as an attempt by the BJP to breach the Gandhi family bastion in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.
This year alone, petrol and diesel prices have been hiked by Rs 13.91 and Rs 15.59 per litre respectively in the national capital. Prices have seen a similar hike in other cities as well.
Judgements on Sabarimala temple, homosexuality, adultery may have adverse impact on society: Arun Jaitley
Jaitley was responding to a question on his perspective on the recent top court's verdicts at the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit.
Jaitley said a legal provision through a legislation can restore linking of Aadhaar with mobile phones and bank accounts.
Jaitley also attacked Congress president Rahul Gandhi on the non-performing assets (NPA) issue saying he needed to "grow up" and understand the issue before indulging in a public debate.
Jaitley said the government cut the borrowing target for the current fiscal by Rs 70,000 crore and allowed oil companies to raise USD 10 billion in one year.
The government earlier this week superseded the board of IL&FS, which has a debt burden of Rs 91,000 crore and has defaulted on series of loan repayments.
These changes will be effective from midnight, says Finance secretary Dr. Hasmukh Adhia.
The two ministers met last evening amid concerns of high fuel prices adding to farmers' distress, particularly in the upcoming Rabi crops season, sources said.
In a tweet, Congress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala alleged that the minister was trying to save the government in the IL&FS issue as he had done other cases.
Only 'perverted Rahul Gandhi school of thinking' can call investment in IL&FS a 'scam': Arun Jaitley
Gandhi on Sunday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the alleged financial support of LIC to debt-ridden IL&FS and asked whether the prime minister "loves financial scams".