QUETTA: Balochistan Assembly passed Rupees 22.85 billion supplementary budget 2013-14 at its session here Sunday. Speaker Jan Muhammad Jamali chaired the session. Later member of Panel of Chairmen Dr Shama Ishaq resumed the chair and adjourned the House till 11 am Monday.
Session started 1hour 45 minutes behind schedule at 12.45 hours instead of 11 am. Adviser on Finance Khalid Langav moved 28 demands for grant one by one in the House which Okayed them without any opposition as no cut motion was moved by any member. Supplementary budget was passed within 20 minutes.
Of these 24 demands for grant were for current or non development expenditures amounting to Rupees 10.51 billion while 4 demands for Rs.12.34 billion were for development expenditures.