Money matters: Chief Minister V. Narayanasamy presenting the budget for 2018-19 on the floor of the Legislative Assembly in Puducherry on Monday.
There were no new tax proposals in the budget.
| Photo Credit: T_SingaravelouChief Minister V. Narayanasamy on Monday presented a budget of ?7,530 crore for the 2018-19 fiscal.
Legacy loan waiverMr. Narayanasamy said he had been persistently requesting the Centre to waive the legacy loan of ?2,177 crore.
The Centre had abolished Plan and non-Plan distinction of expenditure and classified the expenditure as capital and revenue, he said.
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