Punjab budget of Rs2026 bn announced in the provincial assembly.
The long awaited Punjab budget worth Rs2026.51 bn announced for fiscal year 2018-19. Alluding to the 100 Days Agenda as open amicable, Bakht said the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government will establish framework of a dynamic and flourish Punjab.
He said that an expected 1,652 billion rupees have been allotted for general income receipts. He said that Punjab is expecting a pay worth 1,276 billion rupees from the government separable pool. There is a gauge of 376 billion rupees in common income. The present use gauge for the continuous financial year is worth 1,264 billion rupees.
However, during the Punjab Assembly budget session, Speaker Pervaiz Elahi issued show-cause notices to six MPAs. However, they were involved in destroying mic, chairs and podium in the provincial assembly. The opposition MPAs were protesting against the arrest of Shehbaz Sharif. However, during the protest, they damaged assembly belongings.