Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance Krishna Bahaduar Mahara is currently presenting the annual estimate of income and expenditure for the upcoming fiscal year (2017-18) at the Legislature-Parliament.
The government presents the budget for the new fiscal year today as per the constitutional deadline to this regard. The constitution has set the date of 15th Jesth every year to present the budget.
Prior to this, a meeting of the National Planning Commission chaired by Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal endorsed the budget for the upcoming fiscal. It was later approved by the Cabinet meeting today itself. RSS