MULTAN - The provincial government has released Rs2.6 billion for the launching of new development schemes in Multan division, disclosed Commissioner Bilal Ahmad Butt.

Chairing a meeting held to review progress in development schemes here on Friday, the Commissioner further revealed that Rs. 147 million was released for each constituency of the division and schemes would be launched under Phase-11 of development process. He said that 90 per cent work on 3485 schemes had already been done and Rs4.90 billion had been released for this purpose.