Governor for socio economic uplift

QUETTA: Balochistan Governor Nawab Zulfiqar Ali Magsi has called upon companies working in oil, gas and other minerals to play their role in socio economic uplift of these areas and besides providing jobs also arrange for their technical training.

He said this while speaking to Managing Director Mari Gas Company Lt General R Raza Muhammad Khan and Brig R Saleem here Tuesday.

They informed Governor that Mari Gas Company has discovered gas in Khost, Harnai, Zarghoon Ghar and Hanna areas and work was underway for its usage.

Governor while describing this discovery of gas as important progress expressed happiness and congratulated Company over this success.

He directed that this gas should be supplied to Quetta and adjoining areas so that gas shortage is overcome.

He said all resources of the province are owned by people here and their benefits should go to them particularly companies working in this sector should allocate funds for development and socio economic uplift of the areas.

He also called for ensuring environmental security during these projects.