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13 percent rise in defence budget 2013-14 proposed
 


April 17, 2013 - Updated 1240 PKT
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ISLAMABAD: The defence budget proposal for the financial year 2013-14 has been prepared, which envisages overall 13 percent increase, taking the total defence budget allocation to Rs627 billion, Geo News reported.

 

The ministry of finance and planning commission in a meeting here mulled over the budget allocations of various ministries including the ministry of defence.

 

Adviser ministry of finance, Asad Amin presiding over the meeting approved a 13 percent increase in the defence budget 2013-14, taking the total allocation to Rs627 billion as against the 2012-13 budget allocation of Rs545 billion, which was later raised to Rs570 billion.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Reader Comments
you are absolutly right

basit
Belgium
This budget could easily be increased to Rs1000billion or even Rs2000billion if politicians were stoped from looting 100's of billions of Dollars from this country. Military should execute all corrupt politicians as traitors to the country.

kam
United Kingdom
This budget could easily be increased to Rs1000billion or even Rs2000billion if politicians were stoped from looting 100's of billions of Dollars from this country. Military should execute all corrupt politicians as traitors to the country.

kam
United Kingdom
This budget could easily be increased to Rs1000billion or even Rs2000billion if politicians were stoped from looting 100's of billions of Dollars from this country. Military should execute all corrupt politicians as traitors to the country.

kam
United Kingdom
 
 
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