ISLAMABAD: Chief Minister Punjab Usman Buzdar on Monday known as on Prime Minister Imran Khan and defined to him that the choice to extend salaries and perks of provincial lawmakers was made by your entire meeting, sources knowledgeable Geo Information.
In his clarification, the sources stated, the Punjab chief minister instructed the premier that he was totally glad with the latter’s imaginative and prescient of simplicity and austerity.
Throughout the assembly, CM Buzdar additionally mentioned with PM Khan the political state of affairs, proposed native physique system and authorities affairs in Punjab, the sources added.
It’s pertinent to notice right here that the Punjab Meeting on Wednesday elevated the salaries, perks and privileges of its members to greater than double after making laws in file haste, inside 24 hours of tabling the invoice involved. The unanimously-passed laws was tabled as a non-public invoice by the treasury’s Ghazanfar Abbas Cheena on a non-public members day on Tuesday.
The invoice ended up as a unanimous invoice since not one of the members opposed it from either side, besides PPP’s parliamentary chief Hasan Murtaza. It was unanimously handed after a standing committee additionally gave its approval inside a couple of minutes of dialogue.
Nonetheless, the implementation of the invoice was stopped after the prime minister expressed his disappointment over it.