Proposed budget endorsed in cabinet
Published : Thursday, 13 June, 2019 at 2:52 PM Count : 158
The proposed national budget for the financial year 2019-20 has been approved in the Cabinet meeting.
Size of the proposed budget have been set Tk 5,23,90 crore.
The approval came after a special meeting of the cabinet with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in the chair. The meeting started around 1:00pm on Thursday.
Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal and other cabinet ministers and state ministers concerned attended the meeting.
Mustafa Kamal will place his maiden budget, and Awami League government's 20th for the fiscal year 2019-20 at 3:00pm in the parliament.
It would be country's 48th national budget since the country's independence in 1971.