LUCKNOW: The BJP government led by Yogi Adityanath of Uttar Pradesh will present the first paperless budget 2021 today. This year’s budget is the fifth budget of the Adityanath government in the state. Uttar Pradesh will be the first state in the country to present a paperless budget. State Finance Minister Suresh Khanna will present the budget at 11 am today. He will read the budget paper from a tablet.
Budget documents can be accessed from the UP Government’s budget app or website (http://budget.up.nic.in).
All members of the state legislature have been provided with iPads to view budget highlights that will also be available on the two large screens placed in the House.
The budget session began with a speech by Governor Anandiben Patel at a joint meeting of both the houses on February 18 at noon. The session will run until March 10.
1 February All MLAs and MLCs were tested for Covid-19 in the face of the epidemic.
On February 2, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath directed that a virtual meeting of the state cabinet should be held in the future, for which the ministers should be trained.
On February 1, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman read the Union Budget speech in the Lok Sabha from a tablet instead of a conventional paper document.