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Steps Being Taken To Provide Relief To Low Paid Sector: Firdous

Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed to bring stability in prices of edible items besides their timely provision during Ramazan.

This was stated by Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting, Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan while addressing media after cabinet meeting in Islamabad on Thursday.

Firdous Ashiq Awan said the cabinet was informed that due to effective measures of the government, the prices of edible items are coming down.

She said the cabinet was also informed that the government’s initiative of providing subsidized items in Utility Stores is yielding positive results.

She said the Prime Minister has directed to not increase the prices of electricity and gas.

Firdous Ashiq Awan said a comprehensive framework is being devised to provide relief to the low income salaried persons.