Kohima, Mar 30 (PTI) The Nagaland Legislative Assembly (NLA) today passed the Rs 1,437.84 crore deficit budget for 2017-18 fiscal.Also Read - Assam Ends Border Dispute With Nagaland Amid Row With Mizoram, Himanta Calls It ‘Historic Move’

Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu had presented the budget on March 28 in the Assembly, which was passed by voice vote in the House. Also Read - This National Parents Day, Here’s a List of Lesser-Known Cultural Destinations to Explore With Your Family

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Subsequently, Speaker Imtiwapang Aier adjourned the session sine die after announcing the constitution of various financial and non-financial committees and panel of chairmen for 2017-18.

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