The yoY table showed a total of 8.7 pc increase in CPI for the month of Feb this year when compared with the same month last year
PM Imran Khan will chair a high-level session today which will be attended by the members of the government economic team, federal and provincial ministers, senior officials.
The surge in many essential commodities is noticed during the past week which meant collective inflation rising to over 9pc
PM Imran Khan chaired a high-level meeting to mull over steps for reducing the prices of essential items.
The prime minister today chaired a meeting regarding the price control of essential items here in Islamabad.
The PML-N vice president thanked the people of Bahawalpur for attending the public meeting in “overwhelming numbers."
He said those who play with people's healths by contaminating food items or hoard them to cause inflation must meet strict action
Prices of wheat, tomatoes, onions, potatoes, and chicken have declined during the past weeks, the price monitoring committee was told.