Officials said the draft budget will be sent to the parliament this week for approval.
Watchdog: “Unspent ministries’ funds are transferred to ‘emergency funds,’ where there is no transparency.”
The economy minister says the economic situation would have been better if there was peace.
Officials said the Ministry of Telecommunication and Information Technology has spent 6.4 percent of its budget.
MPs said that at least $200 million has been added to development and ordinary budgets after an amendment.
Some MPs said the mid-year budget’s draft will be resent to the parliament on Wednesday.
Finance Ministry’s spokesman says the amount has not been taken from the development budget.
Lawmakers said that the draft of the mid-year budget was sent to them with one month delay.
The Finance Ministry spokesman says development budget expenditure has increased this year.
Parliament rejected allocating a budget for certain institutions until procedures and discussion around these are wrapped up.
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