Budget Speech Gilgit Baltistan (GB) 2021 and DRA / Adhoc Allowance

Last Updated on June 27, 2021 by Galaxy World

As per the Budget Speech Gilgit Baltistan (GB) 2021, Government has increased the salaries of the employees. GB Govt announced Disparity Reduction Allowance 2021 (DAR-2021) and Adhoc Relief Allowance for the employees. The details are as under:


Budget Speech Gilgit Baltistan (GB) 2021 and Salary Increase

  • Disparity Reduction Allowance 2021 @ 25% with effect from 1st March 2021
  • Adhoc Relief Allowance ARA 2021 from BPS-01 to BPS-22 with effect from 1st July 2021 @ 10% of the running basic pay.
  • Minimum wage rates the GB Govt fixed Rs. 20000/- per month.
  • Technical Allowance 150% of the Initial basic pay for the employees of BPS-`17 and above who are Diploma Holders and Architects with effect from 1st July 2021.
  • Ardali Allowance, the GB Government enhanced from Rs. 14000/- per month to 17000/- per month as per Federal Govt
  • Integrated Allowance from Rs. 450/- per month to Rs. 900/- per month for class IV Employees.


Special Thanks: Mr. Ibrahim Mhd & Mr. Khadim Hussain


GB Budget 2021-22 in Brief

▪︎Total Outlay: 105B, 54% Increase
▪︎Total Development Budget: 44.2B
▪︎GB ADP: 18B, 20% Increase
▪︎Fed. PSDP: 20B, 100% Increase
▪︎Other PSDP= 6B
Total Non-Dev. Budget: 51.7B
-Grant-in-Aid: 47B, 47% Increase
-Other: 4.7

Wheat Subsidy

-Wheat Subsidy: 8B, 33% Increase
-The Wheat Sale Proceed: 2B

Major Special Allocations from Regular Budget

Health Department: 60.1 Cr, 67% Increase
Education Department: 34.7Cr., 24% Increase
Works Department: 1.2B, 111% Increase
Power Department: 1.3B, 138% Increase
Agriculture, Livestock & Fisheries: 7.6 Cr., 104% Increase
PTI’s GB Govt Annual Development Plan

High Impact Dev. Interventions

▪︎Master Planning of GB’s cities, towns & village: 3.5B
▪︎CM Special Interventions for Underdeveloped Areas: 5.0B
▪︎Scaling Up Nutrition Extension to GB

New Dev. Schemes

▪︎Total New Dev. Schemes Initiated: 731
▪︎Total Cost of New Dev. Schemes: 41.93B

Power Sector

▪︎New Schemes: 31
▪︎Cost: 3.334B

Education Sector

▪︎New Schemes: 115
▪︎Cost: 4.7B

Expected Outputs

▪︎Tech. Training Centers in 7 Tehsils
▪︎New Primary Schools for Girls: 47
▪︎ Primary Schools for Boys (New): 16
▪︎New Middle Schools: 6
▪︎New Public Schools: 4
▪︎Degree Colleges for Women: 3
▪︎Degree Colleges for Men: 2
▪︎New College of Education: 1
▪︎Initiative for HR Recruitment to Operationalise non-function schools
▪︎An initiative of Schools Buses: 28.5 Crores

Health Sector

Total New Schemes: 97
Cost: 4.15B
Expected Outputs:
New Health Facilities: 95
including 16 upgradations
New Hospitals: 6
-10-bedded: 3
-20-Bedded: 2
-30-Bedded: 1
-50-Bedded Upgradation: 3
-New Trauma Centers: 2
-New Oxygen Gen. Plants: 4
▪︎Health HR Recruitment Initiative: 12B
▪︎Psych. Department in 3 Division
▪︎Children & Women Hospital in Chilas
Works Department
-New Schemes: 15
-Cost: 33.8Cr.
-New Schemes: 72
-Cost: 4.62
-New Schemes: 166
-Cost: 11.66B
Social Welf./Women Dev/Child Protection
New Schemes: 23
Cost: 83.7 Cr
▪︎Legislation for Women Empowerment
▪︎New Model Voc. Centers: 10
▪︎Helpline for Women
▪︎Rehabilitation Centers for PWDs
New Schemes: 23
Cost: 8.37B

Chief Minister’s Special Initiatives

Total Cost: 5.1B
Health Sector Reforms: 1.5B
▪︎Provision of Specialized Ambulances: 20Cr.
▪︎Provision of Mortuary Vans: 5Cr.
▪︎Universal Health Coverage: 5.5Cr.
▪︎Operationalization of All DHQs: 70Cr.
Education Sector Reforms: 50Cr.
▪︎Education for All-Making it Possible: 45Cr.
▪︎Establishing ECD Centers: 5Cr.
Public Sector Reforms: 1.1B
▪︎Police Mobile Vehicles: 10 Cr.
▪︎Tech. & Vocat. Training: 9.8Cr.
▪︎Soft-Loans for Entrepreneurial Activities: 10Cr.
▪︎Horticulture Development: 10Cr.
▪︎Poverty Alleviation & Collaboration with Ehsaas Prog.: 5 Cr.
▪︎Relief & New Buses for NATCO: 55Cr.
▪︎Purchase of Add. KCBl Shares: 10Cr.

Incentives & Grants for Line Department and Doctors

Line Department Employees
▪︎ DRA, 25%, 2.6B
Special Package for Doctors
80% to 150% on running basic for different cadres and categ., 15Cr. per Annum
Service Structure for Nurses
▪︎5-tier for Nursing Cadre of Health Department, 1.3Cr.
Shuhadah Package for GB Police & BD Squad
▪︎Lumpsum Grant
▪︎Pay & Allowance till the age of superannuation
▪︎Cash Payment in Lieu of Plot
▪︎Permanent & Temporary Incapacitation Grant: One-Time Grant
▪︎Accommodation-As per CM Assistance Pkg
▪︎Employment- As per CM Assistance Pkg
▪︎Educational Expenses reimbursement



Budget Speech Gilgit Batistan (GB) 2021 and DRA Adhoc Allowance

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