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Pranab to retire in 2014

delhi Updated: Oct 31, 2009 02:01 IST

Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee intends to retire from active politics once the UPA’s current tenure ends.

“I will be 79. Perhaps that is the time to take a little bit of rest,” he said, responding to a question at the Hindustan Times summit on Friday. “I’ll go to my study where I have collected a large number of books I did not have the time to read,” he added.