COLOMBO (NewsRadio); President Ranil Wickremesinghe has commenced delivering the 2023 Budget in Parliament.
President Wickremesinghe arrived in Parliament at around 1.20pm.
Earlier today, the Cabinet of Ministers granted approval for the 2023 Budget.
The Cabinet of Ministers convened for a special meeting earlier today under the patronage of President Ranil Wickremesinghe at the Presidential Secretariat.
Accordingly, the President commenced delivering the Second Reading of the 2023 Appropriation Bill or the Budget Speech at around 1.32pm.