Budget 2014-15 will be people friendly: Jam Mehtab

KARACHI: Sindh minister for Food Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar has said that provincial government will present people friendly budget for financial year 2014-15 to provide relief to all segments of society.

Talking to different delegations here on Friday, he said a substantial amount was proposed for development work in upcoming budget while education, health, law and order and creation of employment opportunities would be priority areas.

Dahar said that initiatives aimed at protection of human rights and women’s right were also given special attention in upcoming budget and recommendations of all departments have been finalized.

He said that the government was cognizant of law and order situation and it was taking every step to enforce and strengthen police and other law enforcing agencies for curbing the crime.

People attach immense expectations to present government and the same would be materialized by peoples government, he said and added that government was aware of issues faced by people and it was striving to resolve them.