Elimination of poverty from South Punjab govt’s priority: Shahbaz

January 10, 2018 Off By Web Desk

Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif says elimination of poverty from South Punjab is priority of the government.

He was talking to the Minister of State for Overseas Pakistani Abdul Rehman Khan Kanju and PML-N leader Siddique Baloch in Lahore on Wednesday.

He said billions of rupees are being spent on development projects in South Punjab.

Shahbaz Sharif said that Khawaja Farid University of Engineering and Technology has been established in Rahim Yar Khan.

He said constructions of Muzaffargarh-Dera Ghazi Khan road have started and safe city Projects are underway in Multan and Bahawalpur.

Shahbaz Sharif said PML-N government has introduced the ‘Zewar-e-Taleem and Khadim-e- Punjab Ujala program in backward areas of the province.

Meanwhile, Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif inaugurated the expansion of Tehsil Headquarter Hospital at Raiwind on Wednesday afternoon.

The hospital has been upgraded from sixty to one hundred beds under the public private partnership.

The hospital has been equipped with the state of the art facilitates including filter clinic, gynae ward, surgery and intensive care unit.

Source: Radio Pakistan