A look at what the public expect from the budget

Staff Writer

The sixty eighth Budget of independent Sri Lanka is to be presented to Parliament.

What expectations do the people have from the upcoming budget?

We take a look at the public’s expectations.

Incidentally, this is the ninth budget to be presented to Parliament by the regime of President Mahinda Rajapaksa.

The primary expectation of the people, this time around as well, is that the budget will provide for some relief to alleviate the effect of the rising cost of living.

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