Govt Balochistan presented budget Rs 215 Billion
QUETTA, Balochistan budget for the new fiscal year with a total outlay of over Rs 215 billion was announced in Quetta on Thursday.
Presenting the budget, Advisor to Chief Minister, Mir Khalid Langove said 50.742 billion rupees of funds have been earmarked for public sector development programme while over 164 billion rupees have been earmarked for non-development expenditures.
Total income during the fiscal year have been estimated over 200 billion rupees which will be accommodated from devisable pool.
Over 8 billion rupees will be met from provincial income resources while 15.662 billion rupees deficit has been shown in the budget. He said special priority has been given to education, health, communication, energy, improving law and order and provision of drinking water to the people.
The Advisor announced 10 per cent increase in salaries of government employees and pensioners. He said 17.251 million rupees have been allocated for maintenance of law and order in the province.