Discussion on the budget in the assembly, then the exit of the Samajwadi Party on the issue of farmers from the Legislative Council
Proceedings continued on Saturday in the budget session of the Uttar Pradesh Legislature. During this time in the Vidhan Bhavan, three bills were also passed in the Legislative Assembly along with the discussion on the budget for the financial year 2022-23, but in the Legislative Council, the Samajwadi Party walked out on the issue of farmers.
During the proceedings of the Legislative Assembly the Legislature, the members of the opposition along with the ruling party discussed the budget for the financial year 2022-23. During this, the Uttar Pradesh State Universities (Amendment) Bill 2022, the Uttar Pradesh Private Schools (Second Amendment) Bill 2022, and the Uttar Pradesh Industrial Area Development (Amendment) Bill 2022 were also passed. These three are replacement bills, related to which the government has brought the ordinance before the legislative session.
During the Legislative Council proceedings, the members of the Samajwadi Party walked out of the Legislative Council on the issue of farmers. On Saturday, the sixth day of the budget session in the Legislative Council, the Samajwadi Party raised the issue of the plight of the farmers. After this, members of the Samajwadi Party, dissatisfied with the reply given by the ruling party, walked out of the house. In the Legislative Council, Deepak Singh of Congress raised the issue of collapsed health services during the Corona period. Congress Legislative Council member Deepak Singh surrounded the government by raising the issue of collapsed health services during the Corona period.
The Yogi Adityanath government released the budget for the financial year 2022-23 on 26 May. The discussion on this budget is going on today. Samajwadi Party National President and Leader of Opposition Akhilesh Yadav did the work of getting the budget figures out on Friday evening. This was discussed in detail in the meeting of MLAs in the presence of Akhilesh Yadav at the Samajwadi Party's state office on Friday. The new MLAs of the party were informed about how to surround the government in the budget. In this meeting, which lasted for about two hours, the MLAs were told on which points of the budget they have to surround the government. The new MLAs were also told how to keep their point in the house by staying dignity. It was decided in the meeting that those points of the BJP's resolution letter should be raised which the government has not included in the budget. Apart from this, SP will surround the government in the House on the issue of doubling farmers' income, unemployment, law and order, and inflation.
All the departments and offices of the Uttar Pradesh Secretariat opened on Saturday due to the legislature session. The holiday which was scheduled for Saturday has been canceled due to the session of the Legislature. Additional Chief Secretary, Secretariat Administration Hemant Rao has issued an order in this regard. The Secretariat works for five working days. Saturday and Sunday are holidays. But there will be no holiday due to the ongoing session of the Legislature.