The parliament speaker and some MPs accused the government of politically manipulating the budget implementation.
The estimated budget for the fiscal year 1400 is over 473 billion Afs (nearly $6 billion).
Some MPs said that the remaining differences over the budget are not at the level to prevent its approval by the parliament.
Lawmakers said they will not approve funds for institutions ran by voted-out…
Lawmakers said that so far, one of the deadlocks in the way of the approval of the budget has been remove.
The Afghan parliament has so far rejected the budget two times citing at least 19 shortcomings in the document.
The meeting was expected to show progress as it was held after days of consultations over the budget draft.
The government also agreed to stop allocating more projects to the presidential operational unit.
MPs said they will continue their assessments on the budget draft and will approve it once all their demands are met.
Those who attended the gatherings said they will continue their rallies if their demands were not met.
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