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Govt has made country a shelter for thieves of wheat, sugar: Khawaja Asif

02 February, 2020 6:38 pm 6:38 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) leader Khawaja Asif said that the government has made the country a ‘shelter’ for thieves of wheat and sugar. Speaking to the floor of National Assembly (NA), the PML-N lawmaker said that the country’s current rulers have made the country a shelter for those involved in the … Read More


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PML-N demands FIR against PM Imran Khan

02 February, 2020 9:46 pm 9:46 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) spokesperson Marriyum Aurangzeb on Monday demanded to register first information report (FIR) against Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan for heading price-hike mafia. In a statement, the PML-N spokesperson blamed that the prime minister is heading the flour and sugar mafia, demanding that the FIR should be registered … Read More


Sindh CM ready to brief federal cabinet on appointment of new IG

02 February, 2020 3:51 pm 3:51 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Sindh Chief Minister (CM) Murad Ali Shah on Tuesday has termed that the provincial government is ready to brief the federal cabinet on the appointment new Inspector General (IG) of Police. This was stated by the Sindh chief minister while chairing the provincial cabinet meeting. During the cabinet meeting, the matter … Read More


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7 customs officials sacked over alleged involvement in smuggling wheat

02 February, 2020 6:28 pm 6:28 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The government started crackdown against the responsible of wheat crisis in the country as seven customs officials has been sacked over alleged involvement in smuggling wheat on Sunday. According to the sources, the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) sacked seven customs officials for smuggling wheat which soared the prices of wheat … Read More


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PM chairs meeting to review wheat situation in country

01 January, 2020 10:07 am 10:07 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan chaired meeting to review the current wheat situation of the country. Meeting was held to devise a course of action regarding wheat situation in the country, national demand, and available stock and future requirements. During the meeting, the prime minister has directed for advanced planning to … Read More


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No shortage of wheat in Punjab, says Fayyazul Chohan

01 January, 2020 4:23 pm 4:23 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Punjab Minister for Information Fayyazul Hassan Chohan has said that there is no shortage of wheat across Punjab on Tuesday. Addressing a press conference on Tuesday, the minister said that Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar controlled the wheat flour crisis with right decisions and effective measures. He also said that due … Read More


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Export of wheat intensifies crisis across Pakistan

01 January, 2020 6:55 pm 6:55 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Delay of ban on wheat exports became a major factor who intensified the crisis across Pakistan. 92 News traced the reason that why wheat crisis unfolded across Pakistan. Due to crisis, wheat prices across the country have sky rocketed over the past few days. The sources said that delay of ban … Read More


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Wheat flour prices out of control across country

01 January, 2020 2:38 pm 2:38 pm

LAHORE/KARACHI (92 News) – The wheat and flour prices out of control as the government has been failed to implement wheat flour on fixed rate of Rs 43 per kilogram on Monday. According to the details garnered, shopkeepers in Lahore are selling flour at Rs70 per kg after crisis intensified in Punjab. However, the wheat … Read More


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ECC gives go-ahead for import of 300,000 tons of wheat

01 January, 2020 12:49 pm 12:49 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has given a go-ahead for import of three hundred thousand tons of wheat. The meeting was held in Islamabad under the chair of Adviser on Finance Hafeez Shaikh. The ECC was informed that the first shipment of wheat is likely to arrive in … Read More


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Govt increases wheat support price to Rs1,350 per 40kg

11 November, 2019 10:14 pm 10:14 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The government has increased the wheat support price to Rs1,350 per 40kg from Rs1,300 per kg. The decision was made during a meeting of the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) which was presided over by Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance Hafeez Shaikh on Wednesday. The ECC was told that the … Read More


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Economic Coordination Committee bans wheat export

07 July, 2019 3:15 pm 3:15 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) imposed ban on wheat export on Wednesday. The decision was taken after the ECC met under the chair of Advisor to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr Abdul Hafeez Sheikh to review the economic situation of the country. The available wheat stocks in the … Read More


Flour millers announce to postpone country-wide strike till July 17

07 July, 2019 10:27 am 10:27 am

LAHORE (92 News) – The Pakistan Flour Mills Association (PFMA) has announced to postpone the countrywide strike of flour mills as of July 17. The central chairman, Naeem Butt, said in a statement that the association would close all flour mills from coming Wednesday if the government doesn’t withdraw sales tax on wheat and wheat … Read More


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ECC approves additional supply of 150MW to K-Electric

05 May, 2019 6:23 pm 6:23 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) approved additional supply of 150 MW of power through National Grid to K-Electric in Karachi. The ECC meeting was held on Wednesday under the chair by Prime Minister’s Adviser on Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh in Islamabad. During the meeting, the ECC approved procurement of 5.15 … Read More


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NAB raids on wheat godown, reveals wheat worth Rs 1.20 billion missing

04 April, 2019 9:31 am 9:31 am

SUKKUR (92 News) – A team of National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Sukkur conducted raids on wheat godown in Kandhkot and Kashmor in Sindh province and found that wheat worth Rs 1.20 billion missing from these godowns. A spokesman of NAB said in a statement said that the mud filled bags were found in the wheat … Read More


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Cabinet approves new ministry of social protection & poverty alleviatio...

04 April, 2019 6:21 pm 6:21 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The federal cabinet has formally approved creation of a new division in the name of Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation Division on Tuesday here. This was announced by Information Minister Chaudhry Fawad Hussain while briefing journalists about decisions of the federal cabinet under the chair of Prime minister Imran Khan. The … Read More