The Balochistan government will unveil “balanced, relief-oriented and pro-people budget” for the coming fiscal year 2022-23 with a total outlay of more than Rs620 billion on Monday (today).
Provincial Finance Minister Sardar Abdul Rehman Khetran will present the budget in the Balochistan Assembly.
The government is expected to announce over Rs250 billion development budget under Public Sector Development Programme and the outlay of non-developmental funds for the next fiscal year 2022-23 is likely to be more than Rs350 billion.
According to finance department sources, more than 5,000 new posts will be created in the new budget.
A major chunk of budget will be allocated for health, education, agriculture, food, rural development, communication, law and order, irrigation and drinking water and other sectors which will change the destiny of the people of Balochistan.
More money would be allocated for clean water schemes.