The acute shortage of wheat has been a cause of the recent crisis in Pakistan. India’s neighbour has been facing one of its worst-ever flour crises amid shortage of wheat. The high demand for wheat flour in the country has also been causing clashes and chaos. Stampedes were reported from several areas in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Sindh and Balochistan provinces due to the crisis.
However, despite all this crisis and hunger Pakistan has been ranked above India and many other countries in global Happiness Index and hunger index.
In such tiring times when people are fighting for flour in Pakistan, many Pakistanis were seen smiling and even laughing. Upon asking why are they not pained with the ongoing economic crisis, they said that they are pained and distressed but want to keep up the global happiness ranking of Pakistan.
Many Pakistanis have put covid mask to hide their pain. Sources suggest that many countries are now praying for economic crisis to improve their happiness index. Many Indians have written letter to Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to take bad economic policy decisions to improve India’s happiness and hunger index ranking.