Gravitas: Pak military budget cut a sham?

Jun 06, 2019, 12.00 AM(IST)

Pakistan Says Military Won't Get An Increase In Allocation Due To The Ongoing Economic Crisis Imran Khan lauds Pakistani Armed Forces for 'voluntary cuts' in defence spending despite multiple security challenges. But is it really a cutdown in spending, given that Pakistan spends similar amount of money to arm itself? Is Pakistan continuing with high defence spending when prices of essential commodities soar up? Palki explains