Dec 10, 2020

Budget 2021 passed Featured

The 2021 Budget has been passed in Parliament with a majority of 97 votes.

151 Members of Parliament voted in favour of the Budget while 54 MPs voted against.

Accordingly, the 2021 Budget was passed in Parliament with a two thirds majority.

The Committee Stage or the debate or the third reading of the 2021 Budget drew to a conclusion today after 16 days having commenced on the 23rd of November.

According to the 2021 Budget, estimated government revenue for 2021 is Rs.1,961 billion while total expected government expenditure is Rs.3,525 billion.