ISLAMABAD: The Government of Balochistan is taking various measures for promotion and development of fisheries sector in the province.
According to Radio Pakistan quoting official sources that the government has allocated more than 549 million rupees for the development of fisheries sector in financial year 2014-2015.
Sources said that the Pasni fish processing unit would be functional at the cost of 25 Million rupees during the financial year 2014-2015. While the boats used for fishing would be upgraded.
Eight workshops will be set up for repairing of boats in the coastal area of Balochistan.Sources said loans will also be provided to the fishermen on easy installments for the development of fishing in the province.