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PM Imran Directs to Slash Prices of Essential Items

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed for the immediate slash in commodities prices.

He made the directions chairing the Federal Cabinet meeting held in Islamabad today, Thursday.

The meeting is discussing the overall political and economic situation of the country. PM directed the concerned authorities should avoid making a further increase in essential items’ prices.

It is also reviewed prices of essential commodities and the steps taken to check the inflation.

The meeting has decided in principle to not increase the prices of gas and electricity.

Sources said that PM Imran has directed to evolve a strategy to slash import duty.