President Mahinda Rajapaksa is scheduled to present the Government’s seventh budget to parliament today.
The President will present the budget this time in his capacity as the Finance Minister.
While the debate on the second reading of the budget will begin on 9th instant, it will go on till 17th instant.
Subsequently the voting on the second reading of the budget will be held in the afternoon of 17th instant.
While the debate on the third reading of the budget that begins on 19th is scheduled to go on till 8th December, the voting on the third reading of the budget will take place in the afternoon of 8th December.