Bhubaneswar: BJD Parliamentary Party members meet to chalk out strategy ahead of the commencement of the budget session of the Parliament from January 31. Party to raise Polavaram, Mahanadi issues in the parliament. BJD will also demand more allocation of fund to the state in Railway sector. Party will also demand compensation to state in the GST loss.
BJD wants enumeration of OBCs like SCs & STs in the 2021 census, to raise the issue during budget session of Parliament say BJD MP & spokesperson Pinaki Mishra after the parliamentary party meeting.
BJD to support NPR with some riders, wants provision of providing birth details of father and mother to be dropped say BJD MP Pinaki Mishra.
It should be noted that the Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will present the annual Union budget on February 1.