PPP said the govt has crushed the masses with the new budget.
The opposition in the upper house also moves privilege motion against the enforcement of the 17% GST.
Censures defence ministry for delay in comments, asks it to withdraw remarks.
Rs540b will be spent on development to spur economic activity.
Government borrowing to breach 60% of GDP limit set by parliament.
Today’s joint sitting will also be the first formal session of the newly-elected National Assembly.
Pakistan summons US envoy; Sartaj Aziz says issue will be taken up with Secretary of State John Kerry.
President is going to be the first head of state to address parliament for the sixth time.
“I foresee a bright Pakistan where minorities will also have their rights completely protected,” says PM.
Never before has a Pakistani politician made to the office of prime minister for a third time.