Govt plans package to control inflation: Defence Minister

Govt plans package to control inflation in Pakistan, give targeted subsidies to poor people in Pakistan. Pakistan is in economic crisis.

Gold Price Hits Historic High Rs175,000 in Pakistan. Pakistani Currency is also not stable and day by day Pakistan reserve is going down.

Defence Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif says the government has planned a comprehensive package to control inflation and provide relief to the people.

IMF wants do more from Pakistan that government apply more taxes to people in Pakistan.

Talking to newsmen in Islamabad on Tuesday, he said under the package, prices of petroleum products and other essential commodities will be significantly cut down.