Good governance? -Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF)

Paksitan Press Foundtion

Good governance?

THE government of the PPP took over in May 2008. Since then the difference it has made to people’s lives is evident from the following statistics:

May, 2008 April, 2012
Rs Rs
Petrol a litre 56 105
Diesel 39 107
CNG 30 87
Motorcycle 35,000 65,000
Air-conditioner 15,000 42,000
US dollar 60 91
Sugar per kg 21 60
Aata per kg 13 38
Milk per litre 25 66
Cooking Oil per litre 90 190
Call & SMS tax 15% 25%
DAP Urea 1,300 4,700
Loadshedding 30% 150%
Electricity Unit 2.13 9.38
Gold 20,000 60,000
Good governance indeed!

DR IRFAN ZAFAR
Islamabad

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