The Assembly on Thursday adopted two Appropriation Bills for the next financial year along with the Final Supplementary Estimates for the current financial year.
The Supplementary Estimates were for Rs. 6,113.37 crore, of which Rs. 2,417.97 crore came under the Revenue Account and Rs. 3,695.4 crore under the Capital and Loans Accounts. The overall amount included Rs. 1,909 crore towards ways and means advance and long-term loan given to the TANGEDCO and Rs. 541 crore towards drought relief package for farmers in the Cauvery delta suffering crop loss of over 50 per cent.
After question hour, DMK members led by M.K. Stalin, staged a walkout when Speaker P. Dhanapal disallowed Mr. Stalin to raise an issue.
DMK president M. Karunanidhi, came to sign on the register for MLAs.