PM home buffaloes auctioned off for Rs2.3m
The sale of all eight buffaloes belonging to the PM home fetched a complete of Rs2,302,000 in an public sale held in Islamabad on Thursday.
Of the octet of buffaloes bought, one was bought by a sure Qalb Ali — a resident of Jhangi Sayedan — who splashed Rs385,000 for the bovine.
Ali claimed that the animal’s precise valuation was a mere Rs120,000 however mentioned that he paid a premium on account of its sentimental worth.
“I bought this buffalo owing to my affection for Nawaz Sharif,” he mentioned. “I’ll hold it as a logo of Nawaz Sharif and our sister, Maryam Nawaz.”
The public sale of buffaloes was a part of Prime Minister Imran Khan’s austerity drive by which he plans on chopping down his authorities’s expenditures, which he believes will urge the nation to observe swimsuit.
On September 17, a complete of 61 luxurious and surplus autos belonging to the PM home had been additionally auctioned off, reportedly boosting the government’s coffers by some Rs200 million.