The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Senator Kalsoom Perveen recommended increase in FED on cigarettes.
Senate standing committee
The PIA officials were asked as to why Hajj ticket is sold out at Rs 140,000 when Rs 60,000 is charged for the routine Umrah ticket.
Fawad Chaudhry advised the incumbent Managing Director of the state television to resign from his office voluntarily.
The committee, which met with Senator Mian Muhammad Ateeq Sheikh in the chair, criticised the government over the increase in prices of medicine
ISLAMABAD: Saudi government has agreed to abolish the tax on Umrah after Prime Minister Imran Khan took up the matter with Saudi crown prince during his recent visit of the kingdom Secretary Religious Affairs Ministry told Senate Standing Committee. He informed the Senate Standing Committee on Religious Affairs on Tuesday that Prime Minister Imran Khan had requested Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman Al Saud to waive 2,000 riyals tax imposed by the Saudi government on Pakistan nationals performing Umrah every year.…