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2017 census: Council of Long-established Pursuits to procure closing decision on Monday

Prime Minister Imran Khan (centre) in a neighborhood characterize with (L to R) Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar, Federal Minister for Inter-Provincial Coordination Fehmida Mirza, Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan, Chief Minister Sindh Murad Ali Shah, Federal Minister for Vitality Omar Ayub, and Chief Minister Balochistan Jam Kamal in Islamabad on April 7, 2021. — PID
  • 44th CCI meeting decides a name on 2017 census results wants to be finalised on Monday.

  • Committee fashioned for importing LNG.
  • HEC will be sole in style-surroundings organisation with regards to increased education.

ISLAMABAD: The Council of Long-established Pursuits (CCI) has made up our minds to procure a closing decision on the 2017 inhabitants census results on Monday, in step with a assertion from the Prime Minister’s Dwelling of enterprise.

The assertion, issued on Wednesday, came after the 44th CCI meeting concluded below the chairmanship of Prime Minister Imran Khan.

The meeting made up our minds to set a permanent CCI secretariat essentially essentially based on the Structure.

“Right here’s for the first time that a permanent Secretariat of the CCI has been established to meet the long-previous due Constitutional requirement,” the assertion acknowledged.

The meeting permitted the Nationwide Electric Energy Regulatory Authority’s Annual Picture for 2019-20 and Recount of Trade Picture 2020 and also gave a nod to the amendment in Petroleum (Exploration and Production) Policy 2012.

As directed by CCI’s 43rd meeting, the observations of the provinces were incorporated into NEPRA’s Annual Picture 2018-19 and Recount of Trade Picture, 2019, and the reports offered sooner than the meeting were permitted.

“On notifying Census-2017 results, it turned into as soon as made up our minds to handle a virtual meeting on Monday to procure a closing decision on the topic,” the PM’s Dwelling of enterprise acknowledged.

On the topic of importing LNG, a committee comprising of minister for planning, minister for energy, and SAPM for Energy and petroleum has been fashioned to handle consultations with the provinces to adapt a consensus in meeting the topic of dwindling local fuel reserves and increasing home fuel requirements.

Moreover, on the education entrance, it turned into as soon as made up our minds the Better Education Price (HEC) could most definitely be the one in style-surroundings national organisation with regards to increased education in the country.

“HEC will make stronger its regional centers for better illustration and coordination with the provinces,” the assertion acknowledged.

“In uncover to extra pork up ease of doing trade and harmonisation of quality and requirements across the country, it turned into as soon as made up our minds that provinces will express harmonised requirements situation by Pakistan Identical old & Quality Administration Authority (PSQCA) by repealing their very hold requirements,” it acknowledged.

The meeting, whereas agreeing on Zakat Distribution Fund Formula, made up our minds after the merger of FATA into Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Zakat funds for the dwelling will be transferred to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa for distribution amongst the deserving folk of the merged districts.

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