Rs 16.8b allocated for transport sector

LAHORE  –   The Punjab government has earmarked Rs16.8 billion for the transport sector during the fiscal year 2021-22.

During his budget speech, Finance Minister Hashim Jawan Bakht said that the provincial government had allocated Rs16.1 billion for ongoing schemes under which 15.9 billion would be spent on Mass Transit project while Rs197 million would be spent in the transport department.

He said Rs697 million had been earmarked for new schemes of the transport department. The new scheme includes construction of 200 bus stop shelters, including Bus Information and Scheduling System in Lahore.

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