Budget likely to increase people’s problems, claims Elahi

ISLAMABAD: Former Punjab Chief Minister Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi on Friday claimed that the federal budget will likely to create difficulties for the people.

Commenting on the budget, he said it would increase the problems of government employees, farmers, labours, traders and others.

He said during his tenure as Punjab chief minister, the government had given 50 per cent subsidy on agriculture tube wells.

He urged the government to take concrete steps for improving the condition of farmers, who only needed reasonable prices of their produce.- APP