Prime Minister instructs strict action against people involved in smuggling
Islamabad, January 02, 2021 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Imran Khan says smuggling is causing irreparable loss to the country’s economy and has instructed strict action against the people involved in it. He was chairing a meeting in Islamabad to review the measures to curb smuggling.
The Prime Minister said the anti-smuggling measures would bring in revenue for the government to spend on welfare of common man. During the meeting, the Prime Minister was told that oil smuggling and its sale at 2094 filling stations across the county are inflicting an annual economic loss of around 150 billion rupees to the country.
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