Citizens Expresses Unhappy Over State Budget


KOKRAJHAR, JUL 17: Various parties and citizens of Kokrajhar including CPI-M have expressed their unhappy over the Budget presented in the ongoing Budget Assembly session on Friday by Finance minister Ajanta Neog for 2021-22 financial year.

The budget wasn’t seen as populas for the state as finance minister had presented her budget highlighting the overall welfare and development of the state.

CPI-M leader in Kokrajhar, Santosh Guha said that the budget was only seen for the interest of party oriented,not for common masses.

He has alleged that the state budget has failed to check price rises of fuels including Petrol, Diesel for extending services and welfare for the common masses in the state.

The budget was seen highlighting for the corporate peoples where common masses are facing hardships due to repeatedly price rises of fuels, essential commodities in the state.

” No good budget was seen in the state budget for the Bodoland Territorial Council districts besides rehabilitation packages for NDFB members, Kokrajhar-Rupsi road to be constructed have been highlighted”,Guha said adding that the state budget is a budget only attracting government’s activities,but a nothing for the society.