Shimla (Yograj): The budget session of the Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly will begin from 25 February which will run till 1 April. There will be a total of 22 meetings during the budget session. On March 6, Chief Minister Jairam Thakur will present his government’s third budget in the House. On 25 February, Governor Bandaru Dattatreya will deliver his address to the House and will keep the one-year functions of the government in the House.
On Wednesday, Assembly Deputy Speaker Hansraj held a meeting with the officials and took stock of the security arrangements regarding the preparations for the budget session. The vice president instructed the officials to keep the security system tight during the session. He informed that on 25 February the Governor’s address will be in the House and on 26 February the Speaker of the Assembly will be elected with the consent of both the ruling and the opposition. He has called for raising the issues of public interest in the House, urging the parties and opposition to conduct the proceedings of the House in a peaceful manner.