Party chairman slams 'anti-people' budget, resolves to continue fight for poorPakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari on Saturday slammed the ruling party’s “anti-people IMF budget” and stated that while amnesty and bailouts have been provided for the rich, the poor of the country have been burdened with taxes, inflation and rising unemployment. Addressing a press conference in Lahore, the PPP chairman stated that he was willing to support the ruling party if they had introduced a fair and people-friendly budget. “We gave them a chance, but we cannot support a budget that is against the poor of the country,” he added. Zardari, Faryal’s arrest bid to divert attention from ‘anti-people’ budget: Bilawal“The federal government is snatching the rights of provinces. “We have different perspectives but no single party can resolve the issues of the country alone,” he added.
Source: The Express Tribune June 15, 2019 11:48 UTC