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Zardari halts implementation of MPAs increased pay scale

KARACHI: Former President and Pakistan Peoples' Party (PPP) co-chairperson Asif Ali Zardari has directed Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah to defer an implementation of the proposed increment in salaries of the provincial legislators. Taking a notice of recently approved revised pay scale, the former president noted that the 300 per cent rise in salaries of the provincial chief minister and MPAs would be a superfluous burden on the exchequer. Zardari advised Shah to refrain from implementing the scheme in view of the…