Lahore:Senior Advisor to Chief Minister Punjab Senator Sirdar Zulfiqar Ali Khan Khosa has said that federal government instead of providing relief to the people in the budget, has promoted corruption and personal publicity which will harm the country. He said that federal budget is based on corruption and figure jugglery. He said that country is already facing numerous problems and new budget will add to the miseries of the people.
In a statement issued here today, Sirdar Zulfiqar Ali Khan Khosa said that federal government has proposed projects of loot and corruption in the new budget. He said that Benazir Income Support Programme is a useless project and billions of rupees are being wasted on it. He said that federal government did not allocate any amount in the budget for payment of circular debt. He said that instead of paying attention to the real problems of the people, provinces have been hoodwinked in the budget.
Sirdar Zulfiqar Ali Khan Khosa said that more than 10 lakh people have been rendered jobless in Punjab. He advised Peoples Party to stop befooling the people and return the looted money for clearing its hands. He asked President Zardari to pay attention to the resolution of problems like poverty, unemployment and hunger in Sindh instead of raising slogan of two provinces in Punjab.