PR No. 65 Finance Minister Chairs Meeting To Review Preparations For Population Census Islamabad

Finance Minister, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar here Monday evening chaired a meeting to review preparations for the upcoming Population and Housing Census-2016.

Chief Statistician, PBS informed the meeting that as decided in the just concluded 9th meeting of Board of Governors, frequent consultations with technical experts and professionals are being conducted for ensuring quality arrangements and preparations for the census.

He also shared with the meeting details of the media plan for projection of the census and public familiarization.

The Minister said that all arrangements should be given a final, concrete shape so as to ensure undertaking the census on schedule.

Senior officials of the Ministry of Finance and Statistics Division attended the meeting.