Mazari , PA Secretariat Defend Increase In MPAs Salaries
Punjab Assembly secretariat says the Punjab Public Representation's Law (Amendment) Bill-2019 bill passed after completing all legal process in 21 days
LAHORE- (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News- 14th March, 2019) Punjab Assembly Deputy Speaker Dost Muhammad Mazari and PA official secretariat rushed to justify the massive increase in salaries of MPAs hours after criticism by Prime Minister Imran Khan on the raise.
Mazari declared the increase a wonderful step and PA secretariat issued an official statement and stated the bill passed after completion of due process.
Prime Minister, earlier, tweeted: "I am extremely disappointed by the decision of Punjab Assembly to raise pays and privileges of MPAs, ministers and especially CM.
The government spokesman Fawad Ch also raised voice against multiple raise in the salaries of MPAs.