"The Business Advisory Committee (BAC) met on Monday under the chairmanship of Parsekar and decided to table the budget on March 16," Nilkant Subhedar, Secretary state legislature told news agency.
Parsekar, who also holds the finance portfolio, will have to do a tightrope walk as he has to go for revenue generation with an eye on Assembly polls next year. The mining industry, which has been reeling under a crisis, has demanded easing of the tax burden. The Union Budget has already set the tone for speedy resumption of the industry by abolishing export duty on the low-grade iron ore.

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