Govt to give development funds to its MPs in budget 2021-22

By: News Desk      Published: 09:18 PM, 5 Jun, 2021
Govt to give development funds to its MPs in budget 2021-22

The government is going to give huge development funds to the parliamentarians for the first time in the upcoming budget 2021-22, reported 24News HD TV channel.

As per details, the government will give development funds of Rs3.5 trillion to only the MPs of PTI and its allies. The government has named the funds as district development package for the purpose of concealment. The funds will be spent in the constituencies of the ruling parties’ MPs during the next three years.

The district development package’s funds of Rs1.34 trillion will be allocated for the construction of the roads and some 1113 schemes of road construction will be completed during this time. The MPs from Lahore will get Rs7 billion.

According to the sources, the government had been given suggestions for the allocation of the funds. It is suggested that 50 percent funds to be spent on the road sector.

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