ISLAMABAD - The government has released over Rs151 billion for various development projects under Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP) 2016-17 up to 28th of last month.

According to data released by the Planning Commission, over Rs42 billion have been released for Special Federal Development Programme for Temporary Displaced Persons (TDPs) and security enhancement. Rs20 billion were release for Prime Minister's Global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) achievement programme.

Likewise, Rs19 billion have been released to National Highway Authority (NHA) for different road projects and over Rs9 billion to Railways Division for its projects. Over Rs10 billion were released for water and power sector development projects during this period.