Levies of Rs 30 per liter and 17% sales tax are being demanded on petrol
IMF demands, petrol price may reach Rs 200. According to details, well-known economist Dr. Ashfaq Hassan, while talking on the private TV channel Samaa News’ 8 pm program “Nadeem Malik Live” on Wednesday, revealed that the IMF demanded that the dollar be paid before coming to Washington for talks. Come and pay Rs. 172.
According to Dr Ashfaq Hassan, the IMF has also demanded an increase in electricity and gas prices, while be prepared for further shocks as the IMF has also demanded a levy of Rs 30 per liter on petrol and a 17 per cent sales tax. The price of petrol will go up to Rs 200. On the other hand, Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed to make a subsidy plan on petrol for low income earners.
A meeting of party leaders was held under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Imran Khan. The meeting reviewed the economic situation of the country and inflation statistics. Subsidies will also be given to low income earners to provide relief in inflation. In this regard, Sindh Governor Imran Ismail while talking to the media outside the Prime Minister’s House said that a plan to subsidize motorcycles, rickshaws and public transport would be presented next week.
Committees will be formed at the district level to reduce inflation. Sindh has the highest inflation at the moment. The price of flour in Sindh is not coming down. Inflation will come down in a week. On the other hand, the PML-N has formulated a program to take to the streets from October 20 against inflation and economic catastrophe. It was decided to take direct action for.
The meeting was attended by former Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, Ahsan Iqbal, Khawaja Saad Rafique, Maryam Aurangzeb, presidents and general secretaries of the party’s four provincial, Azad Jammu and Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan provinces. The program of rallies, processions and demonstrations has been finalized. The decision to start protests across the country from October 20, party officials in the provinces and districts were called to protest, the meeting decided that Pakistan in connection with the nationwide protests. PML-N to hold first protest in Rawalpindi, various committees formed