- PM Imran Khan chairs assembly to evaluate costs of important commodities.
- Authorities decides to reverse gross sales tax on sugar to ex-mill charge.
- The reversal will final until November 30 this 12 months.
ISLAMABAD: The federal government has determined to reverse the gross sales tax on sugar to the ex-mill charge until November 30 this 12 months to make sure affordable discount within the value of sugar.
The choice was taken throughout a gathering in Islamabad chaired by Prime Minister Imran Khan to evaluate the costs of important commodities.
The assembly additionally determined that the ministries of industries and finance will evaluate the longer term requirement of sugar and its import.
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The prime minister directed the chief secretaries for appropriate fixation of costs of important every day gadgets and guarantee their implementation.
It was additionally determined to take strict motion towards negligent involved officers. For the fixation of correct value of edible oil, it was determined to border a system.
The prime minister additionally directed for early finalisation of laws over the information sharing of mandatory every day use gadgets.