ANI Islamabad, Pakistan
Oct 08, 2019, 04.44 PM
The Imran Khan-led Pakistani government has accumulated a record public debt of Pakistani Rupees (PKR) 7,509 billion during its first year in power, as per local media reports.
The foreign debt incurred by Pakistan's Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government from August 2018 to August 2019 stood at PKR 2,804 billion, while the internally accumulated figure stood at PKR 4,705 billion, Geo News reported.
As per the State Bank of Pakistan, the total public debt stood at PKR 31.786 trillion at the end of June 2019.