A ban has been imposed by the new cabinet of Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan on the first-class travel of top Pakistani officials. These top-class officials include the President of the country, Chief Justice, Senate Chairman and the National Assembly speaker.
This decision has been made after the new government of Pakistan led by the ruling party Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) changed the working hours in the government institutions. Furthermore, it was decided to abolish additional funds of the Prime Minister, federal ministers, and National Assembly members.
The meeting in which this decision was made was presided by Imran Khan. The cabinet also decided against declaring only one official weekly holiday that is on Sunday. The working hours will be eight hours, as in the past but the timing has been revised. Instead of 8 a.m. to 4 p.m, the new office timing is 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
In the meeting, the members decided to conduct an audit of all the biggest transport projects started by the former government in Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa provinces
It was declared that PM Imran Khan will not use his official aircraft for foreign visits, it will only be used for domestic ones.
The Cabinet decided to launch tree plantation project in the major cities of Pakistan.