Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar presided over an important meeting at 90-SQA on Tuesday to review progress on 100 days agenda of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) government.
A detailed briefing was given to the participants about 15 points relating to the province. Adviser to the Prime Minister Arbab Shehzad expressed his satisfaction over the progress made on 100 days agenda and said that he has been happy that this agenda is being promoted speedily in the province. Timely steps are being taken with regard to progress on 100 days agenda in Punjab and it is expected that all targets will be achieved within the timeframe.
Addressing the meeting, Punjab CM Sardar Usman Buzdar said that PM’s 100 days agenda is an organised initiative for the prosperity of the country and added that work has been completed to devolve the local bodies at the grassroots. People will be empowered in the new local bodies system, he added. The police reforms agenda will also be completed to make police force the servants of the people. He informed that a committee has been constituted for civil service reforms and another committee has been constituted for departmental reorganisation and austerity purposes. He said that a provincial level committee will be constituted to make southern Punjab a separate province and its members will be nominated during the ongoing budget session. Meanwhile, the reforms process is going on speedily in education and health sectors and the scope of health card will be extended to every district of the province. He said that creation of new job opportunities for the youth is made part of the agenda and work is being done on labor and industrial policies. New areas will be developed to promote tourism in the province, he added.
The CM said that agriculture and livestock sectors have tremendous potentials and farmers will get numerous facilities with the durable development of these areas. He disclosed that work relating to provincial water plan will be completed soon as clean drinking water is the right of every citizen. The PTI government is finalising a composite plan to provide clean drinking water to the people, he added. The CM said that the Clean & Green Punjab campaign will continue vigorously adding that we all have to jointly complete the 100 days agenda. Senior minister Abdul Aleem Khan, provincial ministers, additional chief secretary, Planning &
Development department chairman and secretaries attended the meeting.
Separately, Sardar Usman Buzdar also condoled the death of students and the driver in a road accident near Bhalwal and extended sympathies to the bereaved families.
He has directed to provide best healthcare facilities to the injured and sought a report from the administration as well.
Source : Dailytimes