Latest Pakistan News > Lahore News > Budget 2012-13 – The Government of Punjab is preparing its next fiscal budget 2012-13 sans its Finance Minister as Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif and PML-N President Nawaz Sharif have failed to agree on the names of potential candidates for the top post.
On one hand, the provincial government is busy in preparing budget while on the other hand, PML-N leadership could not reach an agreement on the appointment of new Finance Minister.
So far the names shortlisted by the PML-N leadership include Zaeem Qadri, Mian Mujtaba and Nadeem Kamran.
One again, the budget is being prepared by bureaucracy.
Last year, Kamran Michael was made the Finance Minister a few days ago before presenting the budget.
Like many other portfolios, Chief Minister keeps the portfolio of Finance Minister.