Associative Press Service
ISLAMABAD,June 15, 2021 , The Sindh government of the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) has presented a budget of Rs. 1477.903 billion
The Sindh Assembly session was chaired by Speaker Agha Siraj Durrani where Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah presented the budget for the next financial year.
Addressing the budget, the Chief Minister said that the total budget of the province for the next financial year 22-2021 is Rs. 1477.903 billion and it is a deficit budget.
He said that the provincial budget has been increased by 19.1% while the deficit has been estimated at Rs. 25.738 billion.
The Sindh Chief Minister said that the salaries of provincial government employees have been increased by 25% in the financial year 2021-22.
He said that the minimum wage of employees in the provincial budget has been increased from Rs. 17,500 to Rs. 25,000.