Union Budget to Be Presented on 1 Feb, Parl Session From 29 Jan
The Parliamentary Budget session will be held from 29 January to 15 February and then from 8 March to 8 April.
The Union Budget will be presented on 1 February, PTI reported on Tuesday, 5 January.
Speaking to ANI, Union Minister of Parliamentary Affairs Pralhad Joshi said that the Budget Session will commence on 29 January and the first part of it will conclude on 15 February. In this part, he said that necessary bills will be taken up and that there will be a question hour as well as zero hour.
According to PTI, the Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary Affairs (CCPA) has recommended that part 1 of the Parliamentary Budget session be held from 29 January to 15 February, while part 2 of the session be held from 8 March to 8 April.
Joshi said that in the second half of the session, the Parliament will discuss various demands and grants as well as other necessary bills.
President Ram Nath Kovind will address a joint sitting of both Houses of Parliament on 29 January, PTI reported.
The Centre had cancelled the Winter Session of Parliament due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
(With inputs from PTI.)
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