Budget to stabilize economy, lead to industrial, agri growth: Zubair

318

ISLAMABAD, June 3 (APP): State Minister for Privatization Muhammad Zubair on Friday said the government’s budgetary measures would stabilize the economy and lead to growth of industrial and agricultural sectors.
In his reaction to the budget presented by Finance Minister Ishaq Dar in the National Assembly, he said the long term goal of the government is to stabilize the economy.
He said agriculture is backbone of the economy and the government in the budget implemented the proposals of the farming community while announcing package worth hundreds of billions of rupees.
The minister said the provinces will be getting more resources for social sector including education and health from the federal government as it has increased its available financial resources substantially.
He said at present there is no loadshedding for the industrial sector and the ongoing energy projects would eliminate loadshedding for domestic consumers as well.