Budget session of Pondy Assembly from tomorrow

Budget session of Pondy Assembly from tomorrow

Agency News

Puducherry, Aug 24 : In the backdrop of the opposition moving a no-confidence motion against Speaker Sivakozhunthu and speculation is on rife to topple the Congress government, the budget session of the territorial assembly begins here on Monday.

The session will commence with the customary address by Lt.Governor Kiran Bedi.

The session is expected to be lively as the opposition is likely to rake up issues such as the Hydrocarbon project, new educational policy, power struggle between the LG and CM, provision of free rice, failure of providing financial assistance to several schemes by the government and among other things.

Chief Minister V Narayanasamy, holding finance portfolio, is expected to present the annual budget for the fiscal 2019-20 on Wednesday. (UNI)