ISLAMABAD: The finance minister Asad Umar once again strongly replied to Bilawal Bhutto criticism against him and said he can criticize him but to avoid damaging the country.
Talking to media after conducting open court to hear people problems, the finance minister said that Pakistan’s economy was passing through a difficult time, however, he never said the inflation will compel the people to cry.
“The Indian newspapers have placed Bilawal statement, which was criticized by me, on their headlines and now why Bilawal in worry over my criticism,” he said.
Denying news report over oil on credit from China, he said the government was not contemplating over the issue, however, talks to get the grant of two billion dollars from China to surge foreign reserves being underway.
He expressed hope that next month IMF delegation will come to Pakistan to finalize the agreement.