Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhary Fawad Hussain has said that according to Minister of State for Revenue Hammad Azhar 1500 billion rupees were transferred to Balochistan during last ten years from the federal exchequer.

In a tweet on Saturday, he said this amount does not include provincial taxes collected during the period by the provincial government.

The minister said if those who remained in power during that tenure are asked where this money has been spent they say democracy and the sanctity of Parliament is under threat.