ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of Finance on Saturday issued a rebuttal sustaining that rumours in regards to the authorities’s directions to cease pays and pensions and so forth, had been utterly false.
“This is completely false as no such instructions have been given by the Finance Division, which is the concerned federal ministry. AGPR has confirmed that pay and pension have already been processed and will be paid on time. Further, other payments are being processed as per routine,” a press launch of the finance division mentioned.
There had been sure rumours doing rounds that the federal government had instructed to cease such funds.
In the in the meantime, Minister for Finance Ishaq Dar, on his Twitter deal with, termed it as ‘fake news’ and mentioned that spreading the identical prompted hurt to the nationwide financial pursuits.
“Kindly refrain from circulating such reports/news without verifying same from the concerned ministry,” he additional posted.
Fake information and spreading the identical trigger hurt to the nationwide financial pursuits.
Kindly chorus from circulating such studies/information with out verifying identical from the involved ministry! pic.twitter.com/crimzY44b4
— Ishaq Dar (@MIshaqDar50) February 25, 2023