24 November 2016 - 7:34
At the Fifteenth Sitting of the Third Session of the People’s Majlis held today, the Projected State Budget for 2017 was passed as reviewed by Budget Committee with 60 votes in favour. There were 15 votes against and two abstentions.
27 Members spoke during time allocated following the presentation of the Report. The Committee Report was presented to the floor by Chair of the Budget Committee, Hon. Ahmed Nihan Hussain Maniku, MP for VilliMale.
The Projected State Budget for 2017 was presented by Minister of Finance and Treasury Hon. Ahmed Munawar to the People’s Majlis on 08 November 2016 at the Sixth Sitting of the Third Session.