Deputy Chief Minister cum Finance Minister Tar Kishore Prasad. – File photo
- The challenge is to balance the extreme economy due to Corona
Bihar’s budget will be presented on Monday 22 February. Deputy Chief Minister cum Finance Minister Tar Kishore Prasad will present the budget for the first time for the financial year 2021-22. Tar Kishore Prasad has said that whatever the NDA had promised to the public at the time of elections, the budget will be able to live up to them. The economy of Bihar has lagged behind due to Corona. Nitish government will work to bring it back on track through this budget as well. Tarkishore Prasad has been preparing to present the budget for several consecutive days. Earlier, former Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi has presented the budget 13 times at most.
Budget will be presented from 1:00 pm
Assembly proceedings will begin on Monday at 11:00 am. First the question-and-answer period is then notice. The government’s answer will be taken on that. From 1:00 pm Deputy Chief Minister cum Finance Minister Tar Kishore Prasad will present his first budget in the House. Considering the economic challenges during the Corona epidemic, it is believed that this time the size of the state government’s budget will be the same. Last year it was 2 lakh 11 thousand 761 crores. This time the budget is also expected to be around this.
Challenges were seen in the Economic Survey
There are many challenges before the Bihar government regarding the budget presented in the Corona era. The challenge will be to maintain the economic balance before the government. The Bihar government is constantly worried about the extreme financial system caused by Corona. It is believed that according to the results of the economic survey, the state budget is presented. The Economic Survey had a glimpse of the previous year on the first day of the budget session. It is believed that there will be a budget accordingly. However, the government has assured that this time the budget will be for the common man.