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Upcoming Budget Will Be People Friendly: Hafeez Shaikh

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister’s Finance Advisor on Finance Abdul Hafeez Shaikh has said the upcoming budget will be people friendly budget.

Talking to newsmen in Islamabad, Shaikh said the upcoming budget of 2019-20 will not be anti-people, but it will support the middle and the lower middle-class segments of the society.

“The government will not overburden the poor people in the upcoming budget”, he said.

Meanwhile, Economic Survey of Pakistan for the current financial year 2018-19 will be launched on Monday.

The survey will provide an overview of the national economy, highlighting performance and achievements in different sectors during the fiscal year.