Prime Minister’s laptop scheme has been abolished by the new Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government along with other schemes that were introduced in the former government’s era.
Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry confirmed this news saying that all programs along with PM’s laptop scheme are now abolished. But he said that the Benazir Income Support Program (BISP) will not be eliminated.
The first and foremost aim of the federal cabinet to set up a task force and get the looted money back in Pakistan. The money that is stored abroad will be brought back to Pakistan and will be used to improve the education system in Pakistan along with other sectors.
An eight-point agenda reviewed by Prime Minister Imran Khan. Information and Broadcasting Minister Fawad Chaudhry said, “The cabinet has decided to establish a task force to bring back money illegally stashed abroad by Pakistanis. A unit has been established at the Prime Minister House to overlook the process.”
The government has decided to enforce a whistleblower law to bring back the looted money. A 20% reward will be given to those who help in recovering the illegal money stashed abroad.