The cabinet has approved the budget for next year which will be presented to parliament today.
During a special cabinet meeting convened at Temple Trees this morning, President Mahinda Rajapakse presented the budget to the cabinet.
Speaking to our news team a senior minister of the government stated that the cabinet granted approval for it.
President Mahinda Rajapaksa is scheduled to present the Government’s seventh budget to parliament today at 12.50 pm.
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.
Our news team also inquired from the General public regarding their views of the budget.