Assam budget session for 2022-23 FY begins today


Guwahati: The Assam budget session for 2022-23 fiscal began on Monday at Dispur, Guwahati.

The budget session began with a speech by Governor Professor Jagdish Mukhi.

Finance Minister Ajanta Neog will take up the first full-fledged budget of Chief Minister Himanta Bishwa Sarma’s government on March 16.

A total of 13 bills are likely to be taken up during the 2022-23 budget session.

Newly appointed Majuli MLA Bhuban Gam will also be taking the oath as an MLA during this budget session.

The Protective Security Officer (PSO) of the MLAs and ministers will not be allowed to enter the Assembly premises during the budget session, informed sources.