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Final Budget Vote to be held today

The third and final vote for the third reading of the Budget 2019 is scheduled to be held at 5 pm this evening (05).

The budget for 2019 was presented to Parliament On 5 March by Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera.

After the 6 days of the Second Reading Debate of the Budget, the vote was held on the 12th of March and it was received with 119 votes in favour and 76 votes against it.