Friday July 01, 2022

Agreement With IMF To Be Finalised Soon: Miftah Ismail

ISLAMABAD: Federal Finance Minister Miftah Ismail has said that it is the prerogative of the Prime Minister to change him. The agreement with the IMF will be finalized soon.

Speaking at Abbtakk News’ program Tonight With Fareeha, he said that even today the Prime Minister said find a solution to reduce oil prices, I realize that the burden on the middle class is increasing,.

On the question of taking over the government, he said that one of the suggestions was to go for elections instead of running the government but Shahbaz Sharif accepted the government as a challenge. We had told Shahbaz Sharif that the country was heading towards bankruptcy. PM Shahbaz Sharif said that the state should be saved instead of in politics.

On the news of Ishaq Dar becoming the Finance Minister, he said that he did not lobby to become the Finance Minister. Before the formation of the government, Shahbaz Sharif had said that the Prime Minister has the right to remove him from the ministry. If the ministry makes an offer, I will see if I can work or not.

Responding to Imran Khan’s criticism of the increase in oil prices, he said that when we increase the price of oil, Imran Khan says that theft is taking place. Khan should remain silent as Imran Khan accompanied him to the clocks and asked who and why Imran Khan returned 190 million pounds.

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