Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Govt announces austerity measures to tackle financial constraints

In the wake of the genuine financial constraints, the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) government has reported austerity measures, which additionally included 25 for each penny cut on plans anticipated in the Annual Development Program (ADP) for the current monetary year. KP government’s fund improvement, through a notice No BO (W&M)/1-1/FD/2017-18. Dated twelfth September, declared the gravity measures, “to streamline the management public account and watch monetary train in uses. The expert affirmed the extra somberness measures for the current money related year 2017-2018.” These extra measures will be appropriate till the change of ways.

The austerity measures, as indicated by official notices, included,
• Complete prohibition on buy of plant, apparatus, vehicles, gear and procuring for advancement ventures
• Complete prohibition on advance enrollments, redesigning, rebuilding of posts or give of any extra stipends and so forth
• Ban on upkeep and repairing of government working, aside from surge influenced ones
• Complete prohibition on other non-improvement plans
• Releases of advancement budget plan might be confined to the absolute minimum on case to case premise
• Cut of 25 for each penny in the spending assignments no matter how you look at it
• 25 for each penny decrease in POL roofs of all chose open functionaries and government functionaries and restriction on utilization of un-approved vehicles and aerates and cools and so forth.