The Government is all set to table the budget for the fiscal year 2073/74 BS in parliament on coming Saturday.
Speaker Onsari Gharti allocated the time at 4:00 pm on Saturday for this purpose after the Finance Minister Bishnu Prasad Poudel sought permission from her for the same in today's parliament meeting. Similarly, speaker Gharti ordered lawmakers to be present in the parliament before 3:45 pm on the same date. As per the provision of the new constitution, the government should present the budget on Jestha 15 each year.
Four different reports have been presented in the meeting of the Legislature-Parliament today.
President of the Finance Committee Prakash Jwala presented the report related to the 'Deposit and Loan Guarantee Fund Bill, 2072' and the report on the 'Bill on Banks and Financial Institutions, 2072'.
Similarly, president of the Women, Children, Senior Citizens and Social Welfare Committee, Ranju Kumari Jha, tabled the report of the committee on the Education (Eighth Amendment) Bill, 2072 while the Good Governance and Monitoring Committee president Mohan Singh Rathour tabled the report of the committee on Public Procurement (First Amendment) Bill, 2072.
Likewise, Finance Minister Bishnu Prasad Poudel presented the Economic Survey for the fiscal year 2072/73 in the parliament meeting today. The Economic Survey incorporates the financial situation of the public corporations and the ministry-wise progress report. The Legislature-Parliament will next meet at 2 pm on May 27.