Clarification on cash gifts to relatives

pooja (student cpt) (93 Points)

25 November 2012  

hello friends... i recently read in a tribune newspaper dat in a gift transaction, both donor n donee r exempt from tax .... i m not sure in wat context hv they talked about the donor,.... money dat is given by donor to his relative is clubbed in doner's own income ..... so how can be donor exempt from tax ?????????...... did tribune mean to say dat the cash gifted by donor is a from post tax income ?????.....

pls clarify soooooon