Govt delays leasing out Radio Pakistan premises by one-month

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The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) led government has given one month’s time to the management of Radio Pakistan to table a plan to bring out the state-run broadcaster from the financial crisis it is currently facing.

Govt to lease out Radio Pakistan HQ.

The federal government had given directives t lease out Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation headquarters building in the federal capital.

Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Khawaja Asif while addressing the National Assembly criticised the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf led government and its foreign policies.

Asif said that the nation had to face embarrassment owing to the incumbent government’s foreign policy performance.

“When Prime Minister Imran Khan visited Saudi Arabia, PTI leaders said he brought back ’10 arab’ but it is yet to be ascertained whether they meant 10 Arabs or Rs10 billion,” the PML-N leader mocked.

The Lahore High Court has rejected a request to summon Nawaz Sharif, Shehbaz Sharif and other politicians in the Model Town case.

The PAT’s request to overrule the ATC’s decision removing the politicians’ names was rejected by a full bench on Wednesday. The court ruled that there was not enough evidence to summon the politicians in the case.