Web Desk (ISLAMABAD) — Pakistan will spend funds on education, health and energy sectors said Finance Minister Ishaq Dar on Tuesday, reported 24 News HD.
Talking at agreement signing event of Asian Development Bank (ADB), Ishaq Dar said that the funds obtained from the agreement will be spent on education and health in the provinces of Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Elaborating on spending, Dar said that the funds will be spent on solar projects in Punjab and hydel projects in KP. Dar said that according to the agreement, 17400 schools will be established in Punjab alone
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ADB Country Director Werner Liepac welcomed Ishaq Dar’s statement and said that the decision to spend the money on the said factors bodes well for the country.