Federal Budget to be presented on Tuesday
All necessary arrangements made for smooth conduct of the budget session.
Finance Minister Muhammad Ishaq Dar will present federal budget for the fiscal year 2014-2015 in the National Assembly on Tuesday at 4:30 pm.
The President has already summoned the National Assembly to meet on Tuesday for the purpose.
All necessary arrangements have been made for smooth conduct of the budget session. After a four-day break the House will begin general debate on the budget.
As per democratic traditions, the opposition parties will be given maximum time to express their view points on budget allocations in the House.
Apart from diplomats and other dignitaries, first time President Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) Zakaria Usman, Zonal Chairman PFCCI Islamabad, Munawar Mughal, VP SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industry Pak Chapter Iftikhar Ali Malik have also been invited to witness the budget session proceedings.
The annual budget sessions of the Punjab, Sindh, Balochistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa provincial assemblies will also be convened soon after presentation of national budget.
The security has also been beefed up in and around the House for the budget.