ISLAMABAD: The session of upper house was also held in Islamabad with Chairman Senate Sadiq Sanjrani in the chair.
Minister for Industries and Production Hammad Azhar laid the copy of the Finance Bill, 2020, containing the Annual Budget Statement before the Senate in Islamabad on Friday.
Later, the house has been adjourned to meet again on Monday at 4 in the evening.
Minister for information and Broadcasting Senator Shibli Faraz says given the global economic scenario and COVID-19, Prime Minister Imran Khan has given the nation a budget which is both compassionate and realistic.
In a tweet on Friday, he said relief has been provided to the people in the budget with no new taxes.