Introduction LAHORE: Punjab Finance Minister Mian MujtabaShuja ur Rehman presented Rs 871.95 billion budgetfor the next fiscal year with special emphasis oneducation, health, agriculture and communicationsectors. The general revenue receipts by Punjab havebeen estimated at Rs 871.95 out of which Rs 702.12billion will be received from the federal governmentunder National Finance Commission (NFC) awardwhile the provincial receipts including the tax andnon-tax revenues have been estimated at Rs 169.83billion in the budget.
Rs 290 billion out of which Rs 240 billion have been allocated for the AnnualDevelopment Programmed (ADP) while Rs 50 billion have been earmarked for thedevelopment grants.
EducationVISION To bring every child to school and retain him/her so long as he/she graduates from thesecondary school for his/her personal development that translates into socio-economicdevelopment of Punjab.• Improving physical infrastructure in schools• Up gradation of schools.• Recruitment of science teachers.• Provision of computer and science labs in schools.• Teachers, School leaders and District Education Managers TrainingProgrammes.• Provision of free text books to all and stipend to girls students.• Collection of school data to monitor performance of schools.• Introduction of per student cost mechanism in school.• Capacity Building of School Councils.• Autonomy of schools through empowerment of Head Teachers. start 14 new danish school in differ 7 district..
Continue thesolar lampscheme. 1million allocatefor solar lamp
Punjab Govt start the internship program forgraduates. 50 percent quota for womens, 1 billion 50 corer allocate for this purpose. For pef 6 million 50 corer allocate(Punjab education foundation)
Start new hospitals New labs Health insurance card special Research and development Medical education etc Expending Program Immunization (Epi)(2 billion 10 corer) Dengue (74 corer)
Our economy depend on agriculture. Energy criseshad affected Agriculture production and push formerdown the poverty line so Punjab Govt start the projectof biogas and solar tube wells 7 billion and 50 corer allocate for this project
Energy Energy crisis is the major problem of Pakistan Punjab Govt will start five new hydropower projects. 20 billion allocate for these projects.
Salary of govt employeesincrease only 10 percent. Minimum wages ofworker will be 10000
Law and justice: Provision for courts, judicialinstitutions The Punjabgovernment hasallocated Rs3.13 billionfor the judiciary underthe Access to JusticeProgramme (AJP) andGovernmentBuildings/Offices inthe budget for 2013-14.
RECOMMENDATION1.Name of this budget “2. 10 percent salary and pensions are not enough.3. Salary of MPA’s increase 100 percent.4.Metro bus start in three cities.5.GST increase 1 percent.6. Change the name of Banzir income support(national income support)7 .subsidy for floor 28 billion which is not enough.