Balochistan govt to boost agri sector
Over Rs7b allocated in provincial budget 2016-17 for agriculture sector.
Balochistan government has vowed to boost and develop agriculture sector in the province.
According to official sources, over seven billion rupees have been allocated in provincial budget 2016-17 for agriculture sector.
The sources said that agriculture forms in eighteen districts would be made functional soon at an estimated cost of over 280 million rupees. Besides, agriculture training centre would be established in the province at an estimated cost of five hundred million rupees.
They said work is underway to introduce tissue culture technology for the provision of standard plants.