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Summary on allowing subsidy amounting to over Rs 1.73 billion under Ramadan package worked out.

Islamabad -- Federal Government has prepared the summary to allow subsidy from Rs 4 to Rs 50 on 19 essential commodities under Ramzan package.

Approval on subsidy would be obtained from Economic Coordination Committee (ECC).

Proposals regarding subsidy amounting to Rs 1.73 billion on 19 essential commodities have been worked out in the summary.

Subsidy of Rs 4 on Atta per kg, Rs 5 on Sugar per kg while Rs 15 on Oil per kg, Rs 20 on Split Bengal gram per kg, Rs 15 on Green gram split per kg and Rs 10 on Red lentils spilt and Black gram split per kg have been proposed.

Ministry of industries and production has prepared the summary. Approval would be granted in the meeting with ECC.

Meeting has been summoned by Prime Minister (PM) Shahid Khaqan Abbasi.

SubsidY of Rs 25 per kg on white gram, Rs 20 per kg on gram flour, Rs 30 on dates and Rs 15 per kg on long grain rice has also been proposed in the summary.

SubsidY Rs 15 on 1500 ml bottle of drink, Rs 10 on 800 ml bottle, Rs 50 on tea products and Rs 15 per kg on milk is also the part of the summary.

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Publication:The Frontier Star (Northwest Frontier Province, Pakistan)
Date:Apr 13, 2018
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