By Our Staff Correspondent
LAHORE: Provincial Minister for Industries and Trade Mian Aslam Iqbal has said that by presenting balanced and welfare-oriented budget for the next fiscal year despite of critical circumstances, PTI’s government has laid a foundation of economic progress.
Measures for the welfare of common man have been proposed in next fiscal budget 2019-20 and such projects and programmes have been planned which will uplift the living standards of deprived segment of the society.
Provincial minister while commenting on the budget 2019-20, said federal government despite of difficult situation has presented public and poor friendly budget.
He further stated that though some difficult decisions have been taken in the budget for restoration and strengthening national economy but these will definitely yield positive impacts. He said that measures have been proposed in the federal budget to decrease the non-developmental expenditures of all public offices and adopting austerity is the important part of it.