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Govt decides to reverse sales tax on sugar to ex-mill rate till Nov 30

ISLAMABAD  –  The government, in order to en­sure reasonable reduction in the sugar price, on Mon­day decided to reverse the sales tax to the ex-mill rate till November 30, 2021. The decision was taken during a meeting chaired by Prime Minister Imran Khan to re­view the prices of essential commodities, the PM Office Media Wing said in a press release. The meeting was attended by Minister for Fi­nance Shaukat Tarin, Minis­ter for Industries and Pro­duction Khusru Bakhtiar, PM’s Advisor on Account­ability Mirza Shahzad Ak­bar, PM’s Special Assistant on Social Protection Dr Sa­nia Nishtar and senior of­ficials. Chief secretaries of Punjab and Khyber Pa­khtunkhwa attended the meeting through video link.

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