The government did not conduct the mandatory legislature session to pass the Budget before March 31, citing elections to the local bodies and the by-election to the Tirupati Lok Sabha seat as the reas
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman stressed that tax on interest on provident fund contribution affects only 1 per cent of the contributors.
The party workers have demanded the government to release a Government Order with regard to the provision of unemployment allowance.
While presenting budget in the Delhi Assembly, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said the government is waiting for the UTTIPEC's approval for the three big projects.
The Delhi government has allocated Rs 50 crores in this year's budget to provide free COVID-19 vaccines to the people of the national capital.
Presenting the 2021-22 budget in the Legislative Assembly, he proposed upgradation of Anganwadis situated in Bengaluru and other cities into creches for the benefit of urban working women.
Despite increased borrowings and revenue receipts expected to be lower than 2020-2021, Yediyurappa chose not to increase excise and fuel cess
The main focus of the government in the second part of the session is to get the various demands for grants for the year 2021-22 passed along with the Finance Bill which carries various tax proposals.
He said that real growth sector comes from four different sources -- consumption, investment, government expenditure, and net exports.
In his budget speech, Gehlot said the COVID-19 pandemic had a huge impact on school education and the entire academic year turned out to be a "zero year".
Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot-led Congress government on Wednesday presented its first paperless budget in the state assembly.
The budget for 2021-22 was presented by the state's Finance Minister Suresh Kumar Khanna in the presence of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.
Sitharaman underlined that the nation's growing and aspiring needs and demands across the various sectors cannot be served just by the state government and central governments put together.
Police sources said DGP Abhay will review the security arrangements for the Budget session of the Odisha Assembly.
Replying to the Budget debate in the Rajya Sabha, the minister attacked the opposition Congress failing to utilise the entire amount allocated in the Budgets when they were in power.