PM Shehbaz to chair CCI meeting today

PM Shehbaz to chair CCI meeting today


Report regarding new digital census recently conducted in country will be presented in the meeting.

ISLAMABAD (Dunya News) - Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has summoned the meeting of the Council of Common Interests (CCI) to be held today (Saturday).

The meeting will be chaired by Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif at 12 (noon). Chief ministers of the four provinces and federal ministers will participate in the meeting.

A report regarding the new digital census recently conducted in the country will be presented during the meeting. The provinces will present their stance on the digital census.

The prime minister has accepted a summary sent by Ministry of Planning and Development wherein the ministry had requested to convene a meeting for approval of digital census result.

The Bureau of Statistics has compiled the results after completing the process of census in the country and the same have been sent to the CCI seeking its approval.

If the CCI accords its approval to the new digital census results, the general elections may be delayed by at least three to four months.