PM unveils targeted subsidy as inflation relief

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday announced a 40 per cent targeted subsidy for the poor on purchase of essential food items, saying the special step would provide relief to low-income groups against inflation. Addressing the launching ceremony of an ambitious Rs1.4 trillion Kamyab Pakistan Programme (KKP), he said the underprivileged segment would get targeted subsidies on wheat, flour, sugar and ghee (cooking oil). … Continue reading PM unveils targeted subsidy as inflation relief