Live Update: The Finance Minister will present the Budget in the Gujarat Legislative Assembly
The budget for the year 2018-19 will be presented in the Gujarat Legislative Assembly today. Deputy Chief Minister and Finance Minister Nitin Patel will present the Gujarat Assembly 2018-19 (Gujarat Assembly Budget 2018-19) in the Assembly House at 1:00 pm, while the 12th session before the budget will start from the question hour.
Today, Nitin Patel will present the budget for the third time, while the Budget will be in line with the budget presented in the center and farmers, water and employment will focus on these three issues.
Congress will rebuke the issue of water, Dalit and farmers
On Monday, the opposition Congress was snatched by the opposition on the first day of the assembly session on Monday. After which the budget is to be released the next day, when Congress is in the mood of fierce opposition in the House. Congress will try to complicate the water, the Dalit and the farmers, and try to take the government in the fray. Especially this time, the strength of BJP in power in the assembly has come down, while the strength of the opposition party has increased and the number of young MLAs has increased.
Meeting before budget
Nitin Patel held a meeting with all the senior officials of the finance department to review the supplementary of departmental provisions before the budget. In the meeting, he discussed with Finance Secretary and Sanjiv Prasad. This morning, Nitin Patel arrived in Swarnim Complex-1 with a suitcase of the budget.