In view of tensions and the current circumstances on the Kashmir issue, Pakistan PM Imran Khan has decided not to do any kind of business with India. The cabinet was asked to explore alternatives for sugar and cotton.
Pak PM Imran Khan
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has made a big announcement. They have decided not to do any kind of business with India. He made this announcement after consultation with the members of the cabinet in view of the prevailing situation. Till now Pak used to buy sugar and cotton from India.
According to the Dawn newspaper report, the Pak PM on Friday directed Commerce and his economic team to find alternative cheap sources of import of essential commodities. Along with this, immediate steps were taken to provide costumes, sugar and other basic facilities.
Earlier, several proposals were sent to the government by the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC). In which it was said to buy cotton, sugar and cotton from India. However, PM Imran Khan rejected the proposal by calling a cabinet meeting and refused to do any kind of business in this current state of India. It is known that under Pakistan’s newly appointed Finance Minister Hammad Azhar, the ECC had met a day earlier on this issue. In which, despite the ongoing tension over the Kashmir issue, the two-year long ban on importing cotton and sugar from the neighboring country was lifted. But the Pakistan PM has rejected this decision.
Brotherhood cannot be formed under the shadow of terror
Recently, India said that it wants to maintain normal neighborly relations with Pakistan in an environment free from terror, hostility and violence. But it will not be possible to maintain brotherhood in the shadow of terror. India told Pakistan that talks and terror cannot go on simultaneously. In such a situation, Pakistan will have to take tough measures against terrorist groups.
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