PM Shahbaz reduce 10kg flour bag price to Rs400, sugar to Rs70 per kg in Ramadan
Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif announced relief package till Eid.
The Prime Minister chaired a meeting on reduction of prices of essential commodities while this emergency meeting was convened to provide more relief to the people during the holy month of Ramadan.
Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif announced relief package till Eid. The Prime Minister directed to reduce the price of 10 kg flour bag from Rs550 to Rs400 in Punjab.
The Prime Minister also directed to fix the price of sugar at Rs70 per kg in Ramadan Bazaar and Utility Stores.
Prime Minister said that other provinces should also try to fix these prices. He said that Punjab should provide assistance to Baluchistan and Azad Kashmir to ensure supply of flour and sugar while the federal government would make additional payment to Baluchistan as required.
On the other hand, Chairman Flour Mills Association Asim Raza announced that the people of Punjab will get quota system.
Raza said that this price has been fixed for Ramadan at present, the government is providing daily wheat quota of 21 thousand tons.