Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb has said that Imran Khan wanted anarchy in the country. She said that Imran Khan didn’t see anything except himself.
She said that Imran Khan was quoting a saying of Quaid-e-Azam but did Quaid say to call the military leadership neutral or to link political opponents with sedition or had he said to sell the watches of Toshakhana or blackmail Chairman NAB?
She said that Imran Khan had come to take the resignation of the government but instead announced to give their resignation. She added that Imran Khan had lost everything politically.
Addressing a press conference in Islamabad she said that there has been an abundant quantity of wheat available for the current year in the country despite devastating flooding that was two percent more compared with last year. She said that it was ensured that the food crisis should not prevail in the country.
Speaking about Federal Law Minister she said that Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif had not accepted his resignation. She said that the PM appreciated Tarar’s performance and the members of the federal cabinet went to meet Tarar at his residence.
Talking about the buildings of Pakistan’s embassy in Washington she said that there were two buildings in Washington that were not being used. She said that only tax was being paid for the buildings because timely decisions were delayed about them.
Marriyum Aurangzeb added that the infrastructure of the buildings was in bad shape and therefore it has been permitted to renovate them and the government had so far paid 0.819 million as tax. She told that earlier a bid of $4.5 million and now of $6.5 million have been offered for the buildings. She also said that the US government had said that if the buildings will not to be sold then a tax worth $13 million will have to be paid.
Information Minister said that Polio eradication was national agenda and the role of Polio workers was very important because they perform duties regularly for the country.