PM urges steps to prevent implications of int’l price hike

PM urges steps to prevent implications of int’l price hike

Staff Report

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that the government is taking steps to prevent implications of international price hike for the people.
He said this while chairing a meeting to review the progress on Ehsaas Targeted Subsidy on Commodities here on Wednesday. He said direct subsidies on different commodities will help financially weaker segments of society.
The Prime Minister was briefed about the progress and finalization of the targeted subsidy system. He directed to ensure its early completion and to create awareness among the people so that maximum people can get benefit from this scheme.
The Premier said prices of the essential items are on the rise at the global level. He said the government is taking all possible measures to provide relief to the people.