ISLAMABAD: Taking notice of shortfall of petroleum products in the country Speaker National Assembly (NA) Asad Qaisar has called report from petroleum advisor on this count till next Monday.
He was presiding over NA session Tuesday.
PTI MNA, Junaid Akbar while speaking on his calling attention said in NA petroleum shortage has been created in the country after its prices have declined. People are making rounds upon rounds of petrol pumps but all their efforts in getting petroleum products are going in vain.
He said thing in the name of government is nowhere seen in the country and the administration has failed miserably. The people and parliamentarians are facing difficulties in obtaining petrol. Government is facing humiliation in the wake of this crisis.
He demanded that petroleum crisis be put to debate in the house to let people know the real facts. Stern action be taken whosoever are found responsible in petrol scam, he demanded.
The NA speaker has sought report and clarification from petroleum advisor till next Monday.
Osama Qadri, MQM MNA has returned to NA session after recovering from corona virus epidemic.
Osama Qadri said chief minister Sindh has fully ignored Karachi in the annual provincial budget Development projects of Rs 3.25 billion have been introduced for interior Sindh in the budget. Only Rs 250 million have been allocated for Karachi while Karachi has contributed Rs 110 billion to total income of Rs 235 billion of Sindh. .
He held 18th amendment was aimed at weakening and blackmailing federation. This amendment was a permanent conspiracy to use Sindh card. The locals were deprived of the jobs through fake domiciles in Karachi.