New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha has been adjourned till March 8. Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addressed the Rajya Sabha on Friday after the debate on the budget was completed. The chairman then adjourned the meeting till March 8. That concludes the first release of budget meetings in the Rajya Sabha. The second release budget meetings will run from March 8 to April 8.
Meanwhile, the budget sessions of Parliament began on January 29. The resolution thanking the Speaker for his speech was debated after the State addressed the bicameral Parliament on the 29th. Following Prime Minister Modi’s response to the resolution, a general discussion was held on the latest budget. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addressed the House after concluding the debate on the budget in the Rajya Sabha today.