Sources stated the cupboard will focus on the steps taken by the federal government to comprise the unfold of the novel coronavirus.
The assembly will overview the influence of the epidemic on the nation’s economic system. It can additionally focus on a package deal for the development sector.It could be famous that Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday introduced a multi-billion package deal involving aid for labour and underprivileged class, enterprise group and industries amid shutdown in varied elements of the nation out of coronavirus fears.
Whereas addressing a bunch of mediamen together with Particular Assistant to PM on Info Firdous Ashiq Awan, the prime minister stated that they’ve earmarked Rs 200 billion for labour class and are additionally in contact with the provinces and enterprise group to plot a technique as to how they might facilitate federal authorities within the course of.
“We will also defer the payments of interests to be made from both these sectors [small industries and agriculture],” he stated whereas asserting a aid after coronavirus wreaked havoc on enterprise actions countrywide.
The prime minister introduced a Rs 150 billion package deal for poor segments of the society underneath which every family can be given Rs 3000 for the following 4 months.
“We are also expanding the sphere of shelter homes and are also setting aside Rs 50 billion for utility store to provide them basic commodity items on lower prices,” Imran Khan stated.
The prime minister additionally introduced to decrease the gasoline costs within the nation by Rs 15 per litre apart from aid in funds of utility payments that would now be paid in three-month installments.