2015 budget to be presented on the 24th


SLFP Treasurer Minister Dallas Alahapperuma says the budget for the year 2015 will be presented in parliament on October 24.

As in the past, this time too, President Mahinda Rajapaksa in his capacity as Finance Minister will present the budget.

Minister Alahapperuma also said the Appropriation Bill will be presented for Cabinet approval on October 9.

The Appropriation Bill was presented in parliament by Prime Minister D.M. Jayarathna on the 26th of last month, and the third reading of the budget and the vote taking will be held on October 15.