Senate Standing Committee on Defense Production Meets


ISLAMABAD (APP) A meeting of Senate Standing Committee held under the Chairman Senate Committee Senator Lt.Gen(R) Abdul Qayyum on Tuesday at Parliament House. During the meeting different issues discussed as per agenda of the committee.

Secreatry MoDP briefed the committee on revised budget estimates 2018-19 and the budget statements for the year 2019-20 and also briefed the status regarding the budget to be allocated directly to the Ministry instead of routing it through the Ministry of Defense.

Committee also briefed about placing Pakistan Machine Tool Factory  under the administrative control of the Ministry of Defense Production instead of Ministry of Industries and Production.

Chairman NEPRA briefed the committee regarding provision of net purchase and sales for captive and grid spill over renewable projects.

Senators and officers of the Ministry of Defense Production attended the meeting.