LONDON, Jun 14 (APP):The World Congress of Overseas Pakistanis (WCOP) has appreciated Pakistan government for presenting a National Budget for
fiscal year 2020-21, without imposing new taxes, despite a difficult situation due to COVID-19 pandemic in the country.

“I think this budget is the best effort in the current scenario replete with uncertain future. No taxes have been added and construction industry has been promoted that could play a vital role in taking off the economy in post COVID-19 time”, Arif Anis Malik Executive Director of WCOP (UK) told APP while commenting Pakistan’s national budget 2020-21 here today.

Arif Anis Malik further said that Pakistan’s recent Fiscal Budget 2020-21 was the most difficult since its inception as coronavirus has wreaked havoc with the national economic management.

“Not only Pakistan but even the G8 countries were feeling the bite of the pandemic and i think this budget was the best efforts in current scenario replete with uncertain future”, he remarked.