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Ahsan Iqbal maintained that within the last ten months, every citizen has become poorer by 30 percent, and the worth of Pakistan's economy has reduced from the previous $315 billion to $260 billion.
'Every citizen has become poorer by 30 percent, and the worth of Pakistan's economy has reduced from the previous $315 billion to $260 billion within the previous 10 months of Niazi's government,' maintained Ahsan.
The victim, a businessman, realised he had become poorer by such a large amount only after a while, when he searched his pocket for the money.