Given large-scale power outages in Karachi, which are not only an inconvenience to domestic users in the extreme summer heat but also hamper industrial growth, PILAP wrote an RTI to
The 65th Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference took place this summer in Halifax, NS, Canada. It was reported that a 25-member delegation travelled to Canada, accompanied by family members. It was also reported that the delegation stayed at a 5-star hotel and used a limousine for the duration of the trip. In these dire economic times, it is hardly becoming for the Government to be spending on non-essential luxuries.
PILAP wrote to the National Assembly to inquire into the matter. We received a response telling us that this was not the case and that in fact, only a two-member delegation had traveled to Canada.