ISLAMABAD: Federal Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid has said that the budget will be passed by the National Assembly and the provinces as well.
Talking to ARY News, Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid said that the opposition always makes noise during the budget. Even in the last budget, the finance minister was not allowed to speak. There is no such thing as opposition. There is a race for.
Sheikh Rashid said that Hafeez Sheikh is also involved in improving the economy, Finance Minister Shaukat Tareen has worked for farmers, small houses, what he has announced for the poor is a good thing.
The Home Minister said that money has been set aside in the budget for ML-1, which is a big thing. ML-1 will provide employment to many people. Infrastructure improvement depends on.
Read more: The federal government presented the budget for the year 21-22
It should be noted that Finance Minister Shaukat Tareen presented a federal budget of Rs 8,487 billion. The economic growth target for the next financial year has been set at 4.8 per cent, with a 10 per cent increase in salaries and pensions of federal government employees and a minimum wage of Rs 20,000 per month.
The federal budget has allocated Rs 100 billion for the Code Emergency Relief Fund, while Rs 5 billion has been allocated for local government elections and new census.
Rs 20 billion has been proposed for Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) and Rs 16 billion for steel mills.
Rs 100 million has been allocated for anti-rape fund and Rs 66 billion for higher education commission. In his budget speech, the finance minister said that no new tax would be levied on the salaried class.