PM Khaqan Abbasi summons NEC meeting

PM Khaqan Abbasi summons NEC meeting

Islamabad (Staff Report): Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has summoned a meeting of the National Economic Council (NEC) on Monday, the sources reported.

The provincial and federal ministers as well as NEC members will attend the meeting set to cover the discussion on a three-point agenda with a five-year economic plan spanning from 2018 to 2023.

The development budget for the upcoming fiscal year, as well as increase in development budget for Azad Jammu and Kashmir and FATA, will be the vital point of the discussions.

According to a notification issued by the Cabinet Division Sindh minister Wasan was lasoinducted in the council.

President Mamnoon Hussain approved Manzoor Wasan'a appointment as NEC member, in place of Mir Hazar Khan Bijarani.