Vote on Second Reading of Budget 2023, today

The second reading of the budget is scheduled to be held today (22).

Today at 9.30 am, the Parliament will hold this vote under the chairmanship of Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena.

Minister Mahinda Amaraweera stated that all Sri Lanka Freedom Party MPs who are connected to the gove ment have decided to vote in favor of the second reading of the budget being held today.

It is reported that the Samagi Jana Balawegaya, the Sri Lanka Freedom Party, the Nidahas Janatha Sabha and the Jathika Jana Balawegaya have decided to vote against this year's budget.