SHILLONG, March 13: The Business Advisory Committee (BAC) headed by the Assembly’s Speaker, Dr. Donkupar Roy has approved the dates for the Budget session of the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly which will be held from March 16 to April 20 next.
“The budget session will begin from March 16 to April 20,” the Speaker said after a meeting of the Business Advisory Committee (BAC) which was held here on Tuesday.
There will be 18 working days of which 12 days have been allotted for government business while 6 days for private members’ business, he said.
Meghalaya Governor Ganga Prasad will deliver his address on the first day of the budget session.
Meanwhile, the election to the office of the Assembly’s deputy speaker will be held on March 21.
The budget estimates for the financial year 2018-19 and also the vote on account 2018-19 will be presented by Chief Minister, Conrad Sangma on March 23.