"The chorus of dissent against Budget
provisions grows. ... Dr Rathin Roy, Member, PMEAC joins Dr Panagariya," he said on Twitter.
In a newspaper article, Panagariya had expressed reservations over the government's new trade template in the budget.
Roy, a member of the Prime Minister's Economic Advisory Council (PMEAC), has reportedly expressed unhappiness about the relaxation in fiscal deficit target.
Chidambaram, a former finance minister, said that Surjit Bhalla, another member of the PMEAC, has spoken against long- term capital gain tax on stocks and mutual funds.
"Dr Rajiv Kumar, Vice Chairman, NITI Aayog hopes that these measures are 'temporary'! Dr Urjit Patel, Governor, RBI warns of five taxes on capital and how it will inhibit capital investment.
"World stock exchanges protest government-inspired NSE/BSE restrictions on sharing data with other exchanges as protectionist," he said on the micro-blogging site.
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