The Gilgit Baltistan Legislative Assembly will kick start debate on the the region’s 2015 budget on Tuesday.
The budget announced on Sunday was welcomed by PMLN members and the general public at large.
Huge allocation for power sector will help overcome energy shortage and encourage local industry, said Member Legislative Assembly Ghazanfar Ali Khan, according to Radio Pakistan.
Rani Attiqa Ghazanfar said setting up of endowment fund for students and provision of Laptops to the brilliant students is a good decision by the GB Government.
Deputy Speaker Legislative Assembly Jafarullah Khan termed the budget as balanced, saying over nine billion rupees for development expenditure will help complete on-going projects and new schemes within stipulated time frame to facilitate people.