Tamil Nadu Finance Minister will present the budget in the assembly on March 20

Palanivel Thiyaga Rajan, Finance Minister, Government of Tamil Nadu delivering his speech during a conference in Chennai.

Palanivel Thiyaga Rajan, Finance Minister, Government of Tamil Nadu delivering his speech during a conference in Chennai. , Photo credit: Raghunathan SR

Tamil Nadu Finance Minister Palanivel Thiyaga Rajan is set to present the budget for 2023-24 at the state assembly in Chennai on March 20, the first day of the assembly session.

In this session, the Tamil Nadu government can be expected to introduce a second bill to ban online games, among others, as the governor returned the first – the Tamil Nadu Online Gambling and Regulation of Online Games Bill, raising questions over the legislative Capacity of the house.

A welfare program to provide monthly assistance of Rs 1,000 to women heads of households is likely to be announced in this session, as Chief Minister MK Stalin last month said such an announcement would be made in the next state budget.

The Finance Minister will also present the Vote on Account for the first few months of 2023-24 and the Final Supplementary Estimates for 2022-23 in the House on March 28. The committee will meet later in the day to decide the duration of the business consultation meeting after the presentation of the budget in the House on March 20.

Since the Speaker M. Appavu, former Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam’s seating issue has been maintained as a “settled” matter, so it is expected that AIADMK interim general secretary and former chief minister Edappadi K. Will sit next to Palaniswami. Home.

Unruly incidents like DMK party members forcibly entering a police station in Tiruchi district, injuring a woman police constable, assault on a woman walker in Tiruchi are among the issues raised by the opposition parties in the House over party infighting. this session.

Absence of nearly 50,000 Class 12 students in board exams, outbreak of flu and related illness, especially among school students, issue of linking Aadhaar ID with electricity connections, demands and alleged attempts by milk farmers supplying Aavin Chennai There may also be a hand raised by the opposition parties to privatize the bus operations in the city.

While the DMK-Congress alliance may be expected to win the Erode East bypoll, people’s support remains with them, in the light of Sunday’s High Court order on the tussle between Mr. Panneerselvam and Mr. Palaniswami and the growing tension between the two AIADMK Can consider in the House with its ally BJP.


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