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Without improving agriculture,poverty alleviation is not possible: Asad Umar

09 August, 2018

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ISLAMABAD: Asad Umar of Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) said the there will be an establishment of a task force which serves to bring back looted money back to Pakistan.

He went on to state that he will be speaking with foreign experts to drill out the modalities of how to bring back looted money. Pakistan’s foreign reserve levels have reached a destabilizing low, with $200 billion kept in Swiss accounts.

Umar went on to underline the importance of improving agriculture, without which he claims poverty alleviation was not possible. The direct tax for the common man, he said, would be reduced.

He went on to say that his government would aid in the creation of 10 million jobs during the tenure, both in the public and private sector.

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