Budget session of Legislature-Parliament commences

The third session of the Legislature-Parliament has commenced from today.

At the outset of the meeting, Speaker Onsari Gharti read out the letter about the commencement of the third session of the House sent by President Bidya Devi Bhandari.

A two minutes' silence was observed in memory of the known and unknown martyrs of the various political movements and struggles.

Likewise, the session was informed that an agenda has been set for holding discussions, in principle, on the estimated statement of income and expenditure for fiscal year 2017/018 on Tuesday.

Tuesday's meeting of the Legislature-Parliament will be focused on the principles and priorities of the budget for the next fiscal year. The House will next meet at 11 am on Tuesday.

The government has made preparations for presenting its policy and programme for the coming fiscal year on May 25. President Bhandari is scheduled to present the government's policy and programme for the next fiscal in the parliament on that day. RSS