Karachi: The Sindh provincial government has decided to increase the salaries of provincial government employees in the 2020-21 budget.
According to details, Sindh cabinet has decided to give 10 percent salary raise to employees of grade 1 to 16 while officers of grade 17 and above will get an increase of 5% in their salaries in budget 2020-21.
It should be noted here that Center and Punjab did not raise the salaries of government employees in their 2020-21 fiscal year budgets.
The Chief Minister of Sindh Murad Ali Shah will submit the budget of Sindh Province today (Wednesday) with a total of more than 120 billion rupees.
The source said that Rs 50 crore will be allocated to fight the new coronavirus, and the development budget will include a new plan worth Rs 34.73 crore.
Rs 15 crore will be used for regional development plans, and an estimated Rs 55 crore will be dedicated to foreign aid projects.