Education budget increased to Rs244.5 bn

Education budget increased to Rs244.5 bn

ISLAMABAD-:The Sindh government on Wednesday increased the education budget to Rs244.5 billion compared with Rs212.4 billion for financial year 2019-20.

The provincial government has allocated funds which is 25.2 percent of its

current revenue budget.

In ADP for the next financial year 2020-21, education sector has been allocated

a total development budget of Rs21.1 billion for 397 on-going and 11 new but un-approved schemes.

An allocation of Rs3.1 billion is provided under Foreign Projects Assitance (FPA) in addition to the provincial development budget resource allocation.