Caretaker Minister IC&T Mian Anjum Nisar on Thursday said that according to special directive of Chief Minister Punjab Dr Hassan Askari, campaign is being launched to solve problems of people concerning the government departments.
He expressed these views at a joint meeting with other ministers of human resource Mian Noman and Finance Minister Zia Haider Rizvi at the Head Office of Punjab Revenue Authority (PRA).
Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) President Malik Jved, Chairman PRA Raheel Ahmed Siddique and representatives of PRA were also present.
The minister said that in every department, an officer will hear public complaints from 11am to 12 noon in his office daily.
Mian Anjum Nisar said that the Punjab government was going to set up a platform for the common man to solve their tax issues.
Chairman PRA Raheel Ahmad Siddiqui told the ministers that PRA and the FBR had some complications in payment of taxes and he requested the provincial ministers to solve all such problems. Apart from this, there was also a detailed discussion on the online taxation, tax on transport and goods, duel tax payments, etc.
Provincial Minister Mian Anjum Nisar hoped that all relevant institutions would play their role in solving problems of the common man. He said that we all need to reduce the growing gap between import and export so that the economy of Punjab could be boosted.