PUNJAB ASSEMBLY CONTINUES GENERAL DISCUSSION ON BUDGET FOR FY 2017-18

The Punjab Assembly continued the general discussion on the various aspect of the budget for the year 2017-18 in Lahore on Thursday.

Several members from both Treasury and Opposition took part in the discussion and presented various useful proposals.

In his speech, Saqib Khurshid said that the government has allocated ample funds for the execution of development schemes. He said revolutionary steps have been taken for development of Agri-sector.

He said provision of cheap chemical fertilizer, exemption of general sales tax and other measure will help improve standard of living of the farmers.

The House was adjourned to meet again tomorrow morning at 9AM.

Source: Radio Pakistan