The issue of inflation is what keeps me up at night, says Prime Minister Imran Khan during live telethon

The issue of inflation is what keeps me up at night, says Prime Minister Imran Khan during live telethon

January 24, 2022 0

What happened:

On Jan 23, Prime Minister Imran Khan answered live on-air questions from the general public via live telethon programme called “Aap Ka Wazir-e-Azam, Aap Kay Saath,” during which he confessed that the single issue keeping him awake at night is inflation.

Details:

In response to a query on rising prices, the premiere said it was the single issue that “keeps him awake at night.” Emphasising that the present inflation is a ‘global problem,’ PM Khan added, “When we came into government, we had to deal with a massive current account deficit, due to this, the prices of imports soared drastically.” 

What else:

PM Khan added that the globe was experiencing a supply shortfall as a result of the coronavirus epidemic. “During the pandemic, the US spent $6,000 billion on people’s welfare, and we spent $8 billion. Both countries’ situations must be compared.” He went on to say that the United Kingdom and other European countries were experiencing record inflation as well.

Mahnoor Tariq
Mahnoor Tariq
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