| GEO Pakistan|
| Gilani says will put forth govt. stance before SC|
| Updated at: 0326 PST, Wednesday, July 08, 2009|
ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani has said the government will present in front of Supreme Court (SC) its stance over levying carbon tax on the prices of petroleum products.
Addressing the reception hosted in honor of journalists here on Tuesday, the Premier Gilani said the government will put forth its stance in front of Supreme Court (SC) in regard to levying carbon tax on petroleum products and following which, whatever ruling the SC declared, will be accepted by government.
“I believe in judicial activism and will be cooperative in abiding by court’s verdicts”, he remarked adding, “We are not escaping accountability”.