KARACHI – Governor Mohammad Zubair has summoned the budget session 2017-18 of the Sindh Assembly on June 5.
A notification was issued the other day in this regard. According to the notification, the session will commence at around 3pm on Monday.
Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah, who also holds the finance department portfolio, will present the budget.
A meeting of the Sindh cabinet will be held before the session to approve the supplementary budget of the current year and new proposals for the upcoming fiscal year 2017-18.
It would be interesting to see how Sindh government treats metropolitan city, Karachi in its last budget.
Earlier, in the federal budget, the government had failed to introduce any bailout package for the country’s biggest city which is facing worst ever crisis in t he history.