The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) has granted approval to revision of prices of Atta and Sugar from 950 per 20 kg to 800 and 85 per kg to 70 respectively in order to provide relief to people.

The meeting which met in Islamabad with Finance Minister Miftah Ismail in the chair also ordered that discount of 190 rupee per kg on vegetable ghee will be continued and the government will continue to absorb the cost of subsidy for the benefit of common man.

The Forum also directed Utility Store Corporation to continue selling commodities at cheaper rate of Ramzan relief package because there is already stock available at the Utility Stores Corporation.

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