ISLAMABAD The government has estimated that the frugality suffered a loss of$ 10 billion to$12.5 billion in the cataracts. Affectation is projected to go up in the range of 24 to 27 percent on an touch 30 percent for the current financial.


A high- powered commission comprising representatives of the Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Planning, State Bank of Pakistan, FBR, PIDE and others assessed that the poverty and severance have gone up manifold, as the frequence of poverty increased from21.9 percent to over 36 percent. Some 37 percent population was living in poverty after facing severe cataracts in 118 sections of the country.

Severance has gone up significantly but the government has decided to partake any number after holding consultations with applicable stakeholders. The severance rate stood at six percent previous to the recent severe cataracts. Official sources said that the GDP growth would be reduced from five percent to two percent for the current financial. The State Bank of Pakistan revealed that the growth would be reduced from four to4.5 percent to two percent for the current financial.


The husbandry growth faced important severe impact in the fate of cataracts and the value addition of agro growth in the range of over Rs500 billion might be faded in the current financial time. The husbandry growth target and services sector faced severe impacts.

The country’s GDP growth has been projected to dematerialize by three percent and it’ll be swimming around two percent of GDP against the originally imaged growth rate target of five percent on the dusk of the budget for 2022- 23.


The acute losses on the profitable front may aggravate as the SBP’s model is estimated to ascertain losses on the base of disintegrated profitable conditioning hit in all sections and tehsils in the flood tide- affected areas. The SBP has been using satellite images of SUPARCO to assess the exact losses faced by the husbandry sector. Google has also offered the government to get its services to ascertain the total accumulated losses to husbandry and physical structure.

The last flood tide that had hit the country in 2010 had caused damages in 78 sections but the ferocity of recent cataracts could be gauged from the fact that it had caused damages in 118 sections of those areas, which are major capitals of profitable conditioning.


Minister of State for Finance Aisha Ghaus Pasha, when communicated , said that the government had made the rearmost protrusions but these would be participated with the applicable stakeholders before making them public.

She told a group of journalists that the original assessment was underway and it would be concrete up soon after which it would be made public. She said that the assessment of damages on the profitable front would be participated with benefactors. The government has also directed the authorities concerned to come up with the protuberance of assessment about possible increase innon-performing loans( NPLs), she said.


“ The government has imaged husbandry growth target of3.9 percent for the current financial time. The original assessment shows that the husbandry growth would face a loss of1.8 percent and it’ll be standing at two percent of the GDP. The services sector will face a loss of two percent of GDP and will be standing at3.1 percent for the current financial time. ”



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