Govt taking austerity measures to reduce expenses: Qaiser


ISLAMABAD: National Assembly (NA) Speaker Asad Qaiser on Sunday said that as the custodian of the house, it is his responsibility to run the house in a balanced way and give equal time to both treasury and opposition.

Talking to a private news channel, he said that whoever violates the rules of the house and parliamentary traditions, action would be taken against them.

Responding to a question regarding the expenses of the NA, he said that the government is taking austerity measures to cut expenses and twenty per cent of the expenses have already been reduced.