Friday, July 23, 2021  | 12 Zilhaj, 1442
Samaa TV
Facebook Twitter Youtube
HOME > Pakistan

Karachi District Council approves Rs3.16b budget

Rs1.10b allocated for development

SAMAA | - Posted: Jul 2, 2020 | Last Updated: 1 year ago
Posted: Jul 2, 2020 | Last Updated: 1 year ago

A view of a Karachi road during complete lockdown in Sindh on Saturday, June 6, 2020. Photo: ONLINE

A budget of Rs3.16 billion was approved by the Karachi District Council for the fiscal year 2020-21 on Thursday.

It was presented by DCK chairperson Salman Abdullah Murad.

The DCK has allocated Rs1.10 billion for development, Rs2.5 billion for non-development works.

For the health sector, Rs13.8 million has been allocated, Rs30 million for natural calamities, Rs100 million for the improvement of the water supply system in different villages of DCK, Rs105 million for construction of roads, Rs105 million for rectification of the sewage system and Rs107 million for construction of parks.

The DCK has earmarked Rs100 million for disposal of solid waste, Rs20 million for cleaning of storm water drains, Rs20 million for social welfare works and Rs20 million for sports activities.

Murad said the budget has been made as per the public expectations.

He says the ongoing development schemes in District Council Karachi will be completed by August.

In the budget, 10% salary raises have been made.

FaceBook WhatsApp

Tell us what you think:

Your email address will not be published.

FaceBook WhatsApp


Karachi wakes up to drizzle, more rain expected
Rain expected in Karachi on July 25: Met dept
Noor Mukadam murder suspect was ‘in his senses’ during arrest
Former Pakistani diplomat’s daughter killed in Islamabad
34 killed, 50 injured in Dera Ghazi Khan bus accident
Afghan ambassador’s daughter assaulted in Islamabad
About Us   |   Anchor Profiles   |   Online Advertising   |   Contact Us   |   Feedback   |   Apps   |   FAQs   |   Authors   |   Comment Policy
Facebook   |   Twitter   |   Instagram   |   YouTube   |   WhatsApp