Thu, Feb 25, 2016, 08:32 AM
Finance Minister Yanamala Ramakrishnudu began exercise in preparation of the annual budget for the financial year 2016-17. As Assembly budget session is scheduled to begin from March 5, the Finance Minister asked the various government departments to submit budget estimates in the next three days. The Finance department is estimating AP's budget will be Rs 1.30 lakh crore. Yanamala likely to give priority for agriculture, irrigation and welfare sectors.