The petition filed by the sugar mill owners in the Islamabad High Court (IHC) has made the federal government, inquiry commission's head Wajid Zia and others as parties.
The Punjab information minister congratulated PM Imran Khan over the move and said that the matter is being sent to the NAB to probe into Rs29 billion subsidy.
ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Political Communication, Shahbaz Gill, said on Thursday that the federal government will now take action against the responsible persons spotted in the sugar inquiry commission, ARY News reported. Shahbaz Gill, while addressing a press conference, said that sugar mafia repeated their wrongdoings in the government led by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) for what they did in the past. It seems that sugar mafia forgot that Imran Khan is present at the position of prime minister…
The federal cabinet also approved Rs75 billion package for small businesses.
Asad Umar was of the view that those involved in misusing powers or wrongdoing must face penalty even if the person is holding a prominent position in the government.
Says the government would bring in reforms to ward off such artificial crises
The cabinet meeting discussed the latest situation of coronavirus and the steps taken by the government to contain its spread.
Sources told ARY News that the intel agency’s teams raided different sugar mills and seized records which were forwarded for its forensic investigation.
Jahangir Khan Tareen has been removed as the chairman of Agriculture Task Force after the emergence of a probe report against responsible persons behind flour and sugar crisis.
He chaired a meeting of PTI social media members