The annual budget of Andhra Pradesh government will be presented on March 15, 2017 in state’s legislative assembly and legislative council.
Although the state government has decided to present the budget in the two houses of the legislature on Monday, it was postponed toWednesday due to the sudden death of ruling Telugu Desam Party (TDP) leader and MLA from Nandyal assembly seat of Kurnool district from Rayalaseema region Bhuma Nagi Reddy following a heart arrest. The state government has also declared holiday to the two houses of the legislature on Monay following the death of the MLA. The two houses will meet on Tuesday and pay rich tributes to Bhuma Nagi Reddy before being adjourned for the day. It is for the first time in the history of the state’s legislature that the annual budget presentation was postponed by the state government after being scheduled to be presented on a certain day due to the death of the MLA. The state government has decided to present the budget on Wednesday after taking permission from Andhra Pradesh Governor ESL Narsimhan in the two houses of the state’s legislature.