Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala), Jan. 7 -- : Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan will address the assembly session which begins on Friday and the state's budget will be presented on January 15.

Speaker P Sreeramakrishnan said on Thursday that there will be obituary reference on January 11 for leaders who recently passed away and discussion on Governor's speech will be held between January 12 and 14.

"On January 15, the Finance Minister will present the budget. The assembly session will conclude January 28 as per the calendar," he said.

Asked about the dollar smuggling case in which the Customs Department issued a third notice to his assistant private secretary K Ayyappan, Sreeramakrishnan said prior sanction from Speaker is needed for any l...