Govt to present budget 2018-19 on Friday


Islamabad April 23 (TNS): The Minister of State for Finance Rana Muhammad Afzal Khan has said that the government will present its fifth budget on Friday.

Addressing a reception hosted by Markazi Ulema Council in Faisalabad, the Minister claimed that the budget will not only be a people-friendly budget but will also provide maximum relief to the masses.

Afzal said that the present Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz government has completed record development projects in the country during its tenure which have improved the living standard of people.

The minister of state said the government has increased development fund up to three folds and doubled the ratio of tax collection.