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Cabinet meeting is underway to approve the budget

Staff Correspondent
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Cabinet meeting
The cabinet sat in the meeting to approve the proposed budget with the priority of protecting the livelihood of the people. The size of the budget for the fiscal year 2021-22 is 6 lakh 3 thousand 681 crore taka.

The cabinet meeting was held at 12 noon on Thursday, June 03. The special meeting was held in the cabinet room on the second floor of the west block of the Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban. According to the rules, President Abdul Hamid signed in it.

The cabinet members took part in it under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. Every year on the day of the announcement of the budget, a special meeting of the cabinet is held in which the budget is approved.

The budget session was chaired by Shirin Sharmin Chowdhury earlier on June 2 at 5 pm in the session room. On the second day of the session, Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal will present the proposed budget for the new financial year (2021-2022).

Due to the corona situation, the session will be conducted in compliance with hygiene rules. Like last year, this session will be short.

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