Cabinet body okays different amendments, draft proposals



Staff Reporter

The 66th meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Legislative business on Friday considered many legal amendments and drafts proposed by various departments. The meeting was held with Punjab Law and Cooperatives Minister Raja Basharat in chair.

The Senior Member Board of Revenue, Secretaries different departments including Irrigation, I&C and other officers concerned also attended the meeting.

The committee members approved different proposals including an agreement between the Board of Revenue Punjab and NADRA for online verification of data for issuance of National Identity Cards, a consultancy agreement with the World Bank to deal with natural disasters and climate change, restoration of supply of 2 million gallons of water daily from Rawal Dam to Capital Development Authority Islamabad, proposal to hand over lower part of Chashma Right Bank Canal from WAPDA to Punjab in the light of decision of Common Interest Council, Improvement of the services regarding Intercity Bus stands in Punjab , amendment in Punjab Zakat and Ushr Act 2018, the appointment of Board of Directors of Punjab Bank, formation of Selection Board of Mir Chakar Khan Rind University of Technology DG Khan, the constitution of Board of Lahore Waste Management Company and the establishment of the Parks and Horticultute Authority Sialkot.

The Cabinet Committee also extended approval of minutes of former 63rd, 64th and 65th meetings.


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