New Delhi, Jan 29 (PTI) The AAP government Tuesday decided to convene a seven-day Budget Session of the Delhi Assembly starting February 22.Also Read - Good News For Daily Labourers: Kejriwal Govt Hikes Their Minimum Wage After Revising Dearness Allowance

According to an official statement, the decision was taken at a Cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. Also Read - Delhi Witnesses Dip in Covid Numbers, Registers 377 Fresh Cases; Positivity Rate Stands at 4.97 Per Cent

“The Cabinet in its meeting on Tuesday, chaired by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, recommended convening of the eighth session (Budget Session) of the sixth Delhi Legislative Assembly from February 22-28, 2019,” the government said in the statement. Also Read - Delhi Logs 1,118 Fresh Covid Cases, Positivity Rate Remains Below 5 Per Cent | Key Updates

Last year, the Aam Aadmi Party government had presented a Rs 53,000 crore budget for 2018-19 in the Assembly, which laid emphasis on environment, health, education and water.

This is the first “green budget” of the government for effective containment of pollution in the city, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia had said in the budget session of the Assembly last year.

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