New Delhi: Pakistan on Wednesday claimed that Rs 61 million in the Punjab province government's budget is meant for government-run educational institutions.

Pak’s Punjab govt allocates millions to JuD

Reacting to media reports from Lahore, Pakistan High Commission spokesman Manzoor Ali Memon said, "The report is speculative and based on preposterous assumptions. The budget provisions of the Punjab government are for government educational institutions.”

According to the report, Jamaat-ud-Dawa, the parent body of banned terror group Lashkar-e-Taiba that carried out the 2008 Mumbai attacks, has been allocated over Rs 61 million in the budget for current fiscal.


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