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PM Imran Khan speaks at launch event of UNDP report on Pakistan

Prime Minister Imran Khan addresses the launch event of the National Human Development Report (NHDR) on Pakistan, compiled by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in Islamabad, Pakistan, April 6, 2021. Geo News/Screengrab via The News

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday addressed the launching ceremony of the United Nations' National Human Development Report (NHDR) on Pakistan.

The launch event of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) report, wherein members of the global body were also present, was held in Islamabad.

"All this data you have gathered will really help us in fine tuning our policies," PM Imran Khan told the UNDP.

Once Pakistan has this data, it would be able to directly subsidise people who were in an actual need of it, such as the small farmers and the urban consumers facing inflation, the premier said.

"We will be able to protect these people by directly subsidising them," he added.

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