ISLAMABAD, June 6 (APP): Finance Minister, Senator Mohammad
Ishaq Dar here on Monday sent letters to all the four chief
ministers, calling upon them to take steps to ensure prices of
various commodities stable in the holy month of Ramazan.

The Minister said that the Federal Government would monitor prices of different commodities in areas under its jurisdiction. According to a statement issued by the Finance Ministry quoted Ishaq Dar as saying that the government had announced a consumer and business friendly budget.

Furthermore, prices of petroleum products were kept unchanged for the month of June to maintain prices stable in the holy month of Ramazan.

Given this fact, there is no question that anyone should
indulge in profiteering, the statement said.