AVN 64.30 Decreased By ▼ -3.40 (-5.02%)
BOP 8.80 Decreased By ▼ -0.44 (-4.76%)
CHCC 134.62 Decreased By ▼ -3.38 (-2.45%)
DCL 10.09 Decreased By ▼ -0.49 (-4.63%)
DGKC 108.60 Decreased By ▼ -4.00 (-3.55%)
EFERT 64.50 Decreased By ▼ -0.30 (-0.46%)
EPCL 41.50 Decreased By ▼ -2.25 (-5.14%)
FCCL 20.96 Decreased By ▼ -0.30 (-1.41%)
FFL 15.20 Decreased By ▼ -0.61 (-3.86%)
HASCOL 15.31 Decreased By ▼ -0.39 (-2.48%)
HBL 131.56 Decreased By ▼ -3.44 (-2.55%)
HUBC 81.95 Decreased By ▼ -2.25 (-2.67%)
HUMNL 7.47 Decreased By ▼ -0.44 (-5.56%)
JSCL 24.34 Decreased By ▼ -1.76 (-6.74%)
KAPCO 28.56 Decreased By ▼ -0.58 (-1.99%)
KEL 3.74 Decreased By ▼ -0.09 (-2.35%)
LOTCHEM 11.80 Decreased By ▼ -0.19 (-1.58%)
MLCF 41.97 Decreased By ▼ -0.34 (-0.8%)
OGDC 93.46 Decreased By ▼ -2.89 (-3%)
PAEL 33.20 Decreased By ▼ -1.20 (-3.49%)
PIBTL 12.91 Decreased By ▼ -0.43 (-3.22%)
PIOC 95.73 Decreased By ▼ -3.27 (-3.3%)
POWER 9.82 Decreased By ▼ -0.25 (-2.48%)
PPL 84.00 Decreased By ▼ -1.96 (-2.28%)
PSO 200.20 Decreased By ▼ -6.69 (-3.23%)
SNGP 56.55 Decreased By ▼ -2.99 (-5.02%)
STPL 13.15 Decreased By ▼ -0.05 (-0.38%)
TRG 47.44 Decreased By ▼ -2.28 (-4.59%)
UNITY 23.23 Increased By ▲ 0.99 (4.45%)
WTL 1.05 Decreased By ▼ -0.02 (-1.87%)
BR100 4,185 Decreased By ▼ -103.89 (-2.42%)
BR30 21,315 Decreased By ▼ -562.78 (-2.57%)
KSE100 40,235 Decreased By ▼ -951.39 (-2.31%)
KSE30 16,900 Decreased By ▼ -396.82 (-2.29%)
COVID-19 TOTAL DAILY

QUETTA: The Balochistan Assembly here on Monday passed the Budget 2020-21 by majority of votes and strongly condemned the incident of the Karachi Stock Exchange.

Speaker Abdul Quddus Bizenjo chaired the session. Balochistan Finance Minister Mir Zahoor Ahmed Buledi said that he was grateful to the allied parties for approving the budget with the majority and also paid tributes to those who prepared the balanced budget with the help of relevant departments.

He said the annual budget-2020-21 was important for the prosperity and development of the province which would also support addressing public main issues.

Chief Minister, Balochistan, Jam Kamal Khan said that a large amount had been allocated for all sectors including education, health, agriculture, irrigation, law and order, and communication in the province, adding that his government was taking all measures to provide maximum relief to the people at their doorstep.

He said about Rs 8 billion was allocated for curbing the coronavirus and the government had met its resource target of Rs 25 billion last year and next year it could be Rs 45 billion.

Jam Kamal further said the provincial government had completed 390 schemes in two years and work on 181 projects had been started which were pended from 18 years.

The present budget would bring prosperity in the province, he added.

Earlier, the Balochistan Assembly also condemned the incident of the Karachi Stock Exchange and offered prayers for martyrs.

Provincial Minister Sardar Abdul Rehman Khetran said on point order that today terrorists entered the Stock Exchange in Karachi and martyred innocent civilians adding "We strongly condemn the incident."