The Economic Coordination Committee of the cabinet has approved Technical Supplementary Grants worth over 4.55 billion rupees for various projects.
The ECC, which met in Islamabad today (Wednesday) with Finance Minister Muhammad Hammad Azhar in the chair, approved 330 million rupees for the Ministry of Defence for the maintenance of aircrafts. It approved 2.382 billion rupees for Prime Minister's Special Package to implement "Skill for All" strategy for Technical and Vocational Education and Training sector.
Rupees one billion were approved to refund the balance amount of funds of Insaf Imdad Ehsas Program, 382.280 million rupees for the Ministry of Energy for completion of development schemes of Sindh and Balochistan under Public Sector Development Programme, and 150 million rupees for the Ministry of Housing and Works for funding civil works on different schemes in Balochistan, under PSDP.
The ECC approved 30 million rupees for the Board of Investment for different operational expenses and 280 million rupees for consultancy and implementation of Internet voting.