Pakistan Institute of Development Economics

P & R Vol.2 Issue 7
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
Publication Year : 2021

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government on Friday presented a Rs1,118.3 billion balanced budgets for the financial year 2021-22, with a record allocation of Rs371 billion for the annual development programme (ADP) and Rs747.3 billion for current budget expenditure. The KpK budget is greater in proportion than either Sindh or Punjab, to fuel economic growth. The Provincial finance minister mentioned that current budget is based on five pillars that included. 1. Record increase in salaries of Government Employees, 2. Development Budget 3. Devoted service to people 4. Increasing resource revenue generation capacity 5. Introduction of goal-oriented reforms and innovation in the overall governance system