Given its priorities in terms of revenue collections and expenditure, Budget 2016-17 seems to be an exercise in futility as far as the relief to the common people is concerned. This neither confirms to democratic norms nor the principles of good governance.
Democracy sans a mechanism to empower the people at grassroots level is farce and sham
Three year long drought in the district and destruction of grazing space in nearby districts due to floods worsened the cycle of poverty and took toll on the most vulnerable section of the society, the women and children
The embattled Prime Minister of Pakistan rescued by the PPP, which has persuaded the PTI and other opposition parties to drop the demand of Nawaz Sharif resignation in connection with Panama Leaks.
In the post- structural reforms scenario, the government is not meant to run businesses but to hand over the job to the private sector.
The ecosystem has been disturbed to the extent that it would take a full decade to clear the mess created in the name of development