KARACHI – The Sindh government has proposed an increase of 10 per cent in the salaries of provincial government employees in budget 2017-18, while proposing a 15% increase in pensions of retired workers.

On Monday, Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah presented the last budget of the incumbent PPP government with a total outlay of Rs 1.043 billion.

Nearly 49,000 jobs will be created in the next year, the CM announced.