Addressing the Farmers Convention in Islamabad, Imran Khan said that India reduced the price of petrol and diesel by Rs. To buy oil
He said that Pakistan is an agricultural country, we have to go to the top, then we have to cultivate agriculture, until agriculture is not well, the security of the country is in danger, because food security is linked with agriculture, Pakistan is a very lucky country. Land where there are rivers, there are plains, there are mountains. Pakistan can develop by paying attention to the agricultural sector.
We tried our best to help the farmers. We gave subsidies to the farmers. DAP subsidized the potash and urea subsidized. We were selling urea at 5 times less than the world rate. We subsidized the agro-chemicals. 90 billion subsidy on Conservatives subsidized agricultural implements to save water.
In our time, within rice, 17 rice 10.7% sugarcane 9.4 sugar 24% oilseed 24.7 pulses 29% potato 35% chilli 36% vegetables 11.5% production increased wheat production record wheat production.
This government has not been brought for betterment of the country. one the hand the price of electricity has gone up there is load shedding. Calling the outgoing media houses and telling them not to cover them is not democracy.
He said that Shahbaz Sharif sat on top of the NAB. To compete is to run a real freedom movement because Pakistan cannot move forward without them.