BUDGET 2022 : Tax on a cigarette up by Rs. 5

The tax imposed on a single stick of cigarette to be increased by Rs.5.

In addition, the excise levy is also to be revised.

Proposals of the BUDGET 2022 also included :

• Rs. 31,000 million to secure the household economy.

• Relief pack programme for pregnant mothers to be extended for 24 months.

• State employees to be provided with motorcycles. Rs. 500Mn allocated for this project.

• Rs. 30,000 million allocated to settle salary anomalies of teachers and principals.

• Rs. 7,600 million allocated for graduate employee program.

• Rs. 100 million allocated as compensation for the politically victimized.

• An additional Rs. 300 million for families of missing persons.

• A fine to be charged from motorists who have been involved in accidents.

• A one-time tax to be imposed on 62 individuals and companies with an annual turnover of more than Rs. 2,000 million.

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