Panneerselvam begins Tamilnadu budget presentation in Assembly

Chennai: Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam, who also manages the Finance portfolio of the Tamilnadu government is presenting the 2019-20 budget in Assembly now.

He has announced that it is a deficit budget, with the deficit estimated to be Rs 44, 176 crore.

Revenue deficit is expected to drop to Rs 14,315 crore, as opposed to the estimated Rs 19,319 crore, he said.

NT Bureau