ISLAMABAD: The federal cupboard on Tuesday rejected the proposal to offer ten p.c adhoc reduction in primary salaries to the Chairman Senate, the Deputy Chairman Senate, the Speaker Nationwide Meeting, the Deputy Speaker and different parliamentarians.
Briefing the media concerning the choices taken within the cupboard assembly, Minister for Info Minister Chaudhary Fawad Hussain mentioned this determination is consistent with the federal government’s austerity drive.
The minister mentioned that the federal cupboard at its assembly chaired by Prime Minister Imran Khan has additionally determined to introduce complete reforms within the felony justice system.
He mentioned that these reforms will change all the system of felony justice and deal with issues regarding delay in trials and registration of FIRs.
Minister for Legislation Farogh Naseem gave an in depth briefing to the assembly concerning the proposed felony legislation reforms.
The Info Minister mentioned that bettering the justice system is on the agenda of Prime Minister Imran Khan, including that this matter will now be mentioned within the Cupboard Committee on legislation after which these reforms can be enforced.
Throughout the cupboard assembly, Prime Minister Imran Khan expressed his resentment over delay in procurement of wheat. He directed the provinces together with Punjab to take steps for the discharge of wheat shares.
Chaudhary Fawad Hussain was assured that the costs of wheat flour will progressively come down within the wake of issuance of wheat launch schedule by Punjab.
The cupboard was knowledgeable that 5G can be launched within the nation subsequent yr and several other corporations are displaying curiosity in it.
Prime Minister Imran Khan directed Pakistan Telecommunication Authority to make sure high quality telecom companies in each nook and nook of the nation.
Alluding to the cyber-attack on the web site of FBR, the Info Minister mentioned that inquiry has revealed that a lot of the information remained protected. He mentioned the FBR has now employed an organization for defense of information.
He mentioned the Ministry of Info Know-how knowledgeable the cupboard that a million assaults have up to now been carried out on our web sites this yr, which had been foiled by the NTC. He mentioned Pakistan has a complete framework for cyber safety which is additional being strengthened.
On the proposal of tariff coverage board, the cupboard accepted discount in further customs obligation on auto components from seven to 2 p.c to advertise indigenous manufacturing of automobiles. He mentioned further customs obligation on heavy industrial automobiles has additionally been decreased from seven to 2 p.c.
The cupboard accepted the proposed Quaid-e-Azam Basis Act for the institution of Quaid-e-Azam Basis.