PublicNews18: The (FIA) Federal Investigation Agency of Pakistan, citing the recent Chinese-born crisis in the country, said that the major beneficiaries of the crisis included leaders of political parties besides political parties.
The FIA report said that PTI chief Jahangir Tareen and a close relative of federal minister Khusro Bakhtiar said they took advantage of the crisis for their personal benefit.
The leader of the ruling coalition Muslim League-Q, Monse Elahi, has also been included in the list of beneficiaries of the Chinese crisis.
It may be recalled that in the month of February, Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan had directed the FIA to submit a report after conducting a thorough inquiry into the sugar and flour crisis in the country. The FIA has prepared these reports after investigation from all relevant federal and provincial agencies.
The six-member inquiry commission, headed by FIA head Wajid Zia, has revealed that government figures have sought to get the maximum benefit despite receiving government subsidies.
According to BBC correspondent Shahzad Malik, a delegation of the Sugar Mills Association met with Abdul Razzaq Dawood, Advisor to Prime Minister Imran Khan and requested him to take time to meet the Prime Minister.
Talking to Pakistan’s private TV channel ‘ARY’, Jahangir Tareen said that the Commission did not take up the matter with the Sugar Mills Association during the inquiry.
It is to be noted that Jahangir Tareen played a vital role in the PTI governance process after the general elections of 2018 and many independent members were on his private plane to bring Bani Gala to meet Imran Khan. Were.
Khusro is a member of the wealthy federal cabinet and holds the Ministry of Defense’s Food and Research. He is also frequently seen in important media briefings with Imran Khan. One of his brothers, Makhdoom Hashim Johan Bakht, is in the Punjab cabinet and is the provincial finance minister.
The leader of the PML-Q in the ruling coalition is Monsi Elahi, the son of Speaker Punjab Assembly Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi.
It is to be noted that the opposition parties have already accused the federal minister and the leader of the government of being responsible for the crisis.