The Uttar Pradesh government will present its supplementary budget for the current financial year 2022-23 on 5 December.

According to the sources, the budget will be presented on the first day of the winter session of the Assembly. This will be the third session of the 18th Legislative Assembly of Uttar Pradesh which will be a short session.

“The winter session of the State Assembly will commence on December 5 for three days,” said the source.

He further informed though the agenda for the session has not been finalised yet, a number of schemes are likely to be announced through the budget.

“The supplementary budget will be discussed on December 6. Some bills will be passed along with the budget on December 7,” stated the source.

“The budget will be brought for Global Investors Summit, tablet smartphone distribution and other items,” the sources added.

The Business Advisory Committee meeting of the House is likely to be held next week to decide the agenda and the number of sittings of the House.

The Yogi Adityanath government 2.0 presented its first budget on May 26 after the UP assembly elections concluded on 22 March and the new government took oath in the last week of March.

The size of the annual budget for 2022-23 was over Rs 6.15 lakh crore. The size of the 2022-23 budget was 10 per cent more than the Yogi Adityanath government’s previous full budget of around Rs 5.5 lakh crore presented in February 2021.

(With inputs from ANI)