Planning and Development Department is one of the older departments of Government of Sindh. There were many divisions of the institutions of the government which were created after independence of Pakistan. Planning and Development Department was formed and constructed in the year of 1970. There were only 82 members at time of inauguration. Later on, this department was enhanced and renovated. Numbers of the workers also increased with time. It is the think tank of Government of Sindh. Multiple advises are provided to the cabinet of Sindh.