ISLAMABAD: The Federal Cabinet that is scheduled to meet on Tuesday (today) with Prime Minister Imran Khan in the chair will discuss the country’s economic and political situation and other related issues.
Use of electronic voting machine (EVM) in elections and I-voting will be discussed in the light of recent legislation during the joint sitting of Parliament. The Cabinet is likely to praise the members of parliament belonging to PTI and its allies like MQM, PML (Q), GDA and BAP for their support in the passage of the legislation.
The Cabinet, sources said, is also expected to discuss the implications of the recent audio leak of former Chief Justice of Pakistan Saqib Nisar and affidavit of former Chief Justice of High Court of Gilgit-Baltistan Rana Shamim.
Finance Advisor Shaukat Tarin is likely to brief the Cabinet on the agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the implementation of ‘prior conditions’ including greater autonomy to the SBP and withdrawal of exemptions of Rs330 billion