PM Kakar Orders Price Reduction for Essential Items Following Fuel Price Cut

PM Kakar Orders Price Reduction for Essential Items Following Fuel Price Cut

Islamabad, October 17, 2023 – Caretaker Prime Minister Anwaar-ul-Haq Kakar has issued a clear directive to the chief ministers, instructing them to take immediate measures to reduce the prices of essential commodities and services in response to a significant reduction in fuel prices.

In a momentous decision, the government has made a substantial reduction in petrol prices, lowering them by Rs 40, which is expected to have a notable impact on the cost of living for the citizens.

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The prime minister’s directive, spanning both federal and provincial levels, calls for the activation of a stringent price control mechanism, aimed at ensuring that the benefits of reduced petroleum prices are effectively passed on to the people of Pakistan.

Prime Minister Kakar took to social media to emphasize the importance of these measures, stating, “All efforts should be directed towards transferring the benefit of reduction in petroleum prices to the people of Pakistan.” He stressed the need for strict implementation of his directive to guarantee that these cost savings are realized by the general populace.

This move demonstrates the government’s commitment to mitigating the financial burdens faced by the public and enhancing their access to essential items and services during these economically challenging times. It serves as a vital step towards improving the overall economic well-being of Pakistan’s citizens.

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