Budget Session of Parliament to Commence on January 31, President Ram Nath Kovind to Address Joint Sitting
President Ram Nath Kovind (Photo Credits: PTI)

New Delhi, January 15: The Budget Session of Parliament will commence on January 31 and subject to the exigencies of government business, is likely to conclude on April 3 with a recess in between, an official communication said on Wednesday. President Ram Nath Kovind will address a joint sitting of both the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha in the central hall of Parliament at 11 am on January 31. Union Budget 2020 on February 1, First Part of Budget Session From January 31 to February 11, Second From March 2 to April 3.

"The President has summoned the Rajya Sabha to meet on Friday, January 31, 2020, at New Delhi. Subject to exigencies of business, the Session is scheduled to conclude on Friday, April 3, 2020," the communication from the Rajya Sabha secretariat said.

President Summons Special Meeting on January 31

To enable the standing committees to consider the demands for grants of various ministries and departments and prepare their reports, the House will adjourn on February 11 to meet again on March 2, a communication from the Lok Sabha secretariat said.