Himachal to hold Annual Budget Meeting on January 23, 24

North Gazette News/Shimla
Himachal would hold Annual Budget Meeting on January 23, 24, 2015 to discuss budgetary allocations for the Financial Year 2015-16.

Himachal government spokesperson Mahesh Pathania said that Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh would preside over Annual Budget meeting for the financial year 2015-16 that would be held on January 23, 24, 2015.

“Singh would discuss their MLAs demands at Conference Hall of Armsdale Building, Himachal Pradesh State Secretariat, Shimla,” Pathania said.

He said that the priority demands of MLAs would be considered in the meeting. “The meeting with MLAs of Solan, Sirmour and Shimla districts will be held from 10.30 am to 1.30 pm and meeting with MLAs of Mandi, Kullu and Bilaspur districts would be held from 2.00 pm to 5.00 pm on January 23, 2015,” the spokesperson said.

Pathania said that the Meeting with MLAs of Kangra, Lahaul Spiti and Kinnaur districts would be held from 10.30 am to 1.30 pm and with MLAs of Chamba, Una and Hamirpur districts would be held from 2.00 pm to 5.00 pm on January 24, 2015.
He said that priorities of MLAs regarding roads, bridges and small irrigation and drinking water supply schemes had been invited in the Annual Budget Meeting of the state.

He added that issues such as generating more resources, better administration and the steps for containing expenditure on various heads would also be discussed with MLAs in the meeting.