2nd Phase of Budget Session Begins

Bhubaneswar: The second phase of the budget session of the Odisha will begin today.

The session is set to be a stormy one with BJP and Congress all set to target Pradeep Maharathi on a wide range of issues such as farmers’ suicides, the short-term pains and the structural problems and crisis of state agriculture.

Apart from this, major issues concerning Odisha such as political violence in the recently concluded panchayat polls, horse trading and the BJD-Congress alliance in the block Chairman and Zilla Parishad President election respectively are likely to dominate the proceedings in the House today.