Around Rs 21 billion have been allocated for uplift of higher education in the province.

QUETTA (Dunya News) – Balochistan budget for the next fiscal year with a total outlay of Rs 584.083 billion was presented in provincial Assembly in Quetta on Friday.

Presenting the budget in the House, Provincial Finance Minister Zahoor Ahmed Buledi said Rs 237 billion have been allocated for developmental and more than 346 billion rupees for Non-Developmental expenditures.

Zahoor Ahmed Buledi said more than Rs 55 billion have been allocated for betterment of health sector while over 61 billion rupees for school section of education sector.

Around Rs 21 billion have been allocated for uplift of higher education in the province.

The finance minister said more than Rs 20 billion have been allocated for agriculture sector.