ISLAMABAD: Caretaker Prime Minister Anwaar-ul-Haq Kakar on Monday asked the chief ministers to cut the prices of essential commodities and services, consequent to the substantial reduction in fuel prices.
In a major move, the government has slashed the petrol prices by Rs 40.
The prime minister issued the directive at federal and provincial levels, calling for the activation of a strict price control mechanism.
“All efforts should be directed towards transferring the benefit of reduction in petroleum prices to the people of Pakistan,” he wrote on social media platform, X. The prime minister emphasized the strict implementation of this directive.