CM lays foundation stone of three health projects


Rejects baseless allegations against first lady, Farah Khan

Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar laid the foundation stone of three health projects including a new emergency tower and trauma center of Services Hospital to be completed with five billion rupees. The three new emergency blocks and trauma centers in the provincial metropolis would add 800 beds to meet the medical needs of the rising population.

He laid the foundation stone of Hazrat Hamiduddin Hakim Surgical Complex at Sheikh Zayed Medical College / Hospital in Rahim Yar Khan. It would be built on 7.6 acres of land.

The chief minister also laid the foundation stone of the pilot project of the hub and spoke model at Zahir Pir area of Rahim Yar Khan district to provide a medical centre to the local populace and directed to complete the projects without delay.

The CM remarked that the incumbent government has chalked out the largest health budget and pointed out that every family has been given a national health card. This Rs.400 billion project was an example of its kind to provide free health cover to the entire populace and I appreciate the efforts of the political and administrative team for the betterment of the health sector, he added.

The chief secretary, secretary housing dept., principal secretary to CM and others were present while CEO IDAP briefed about salient features of the schemes.

Meanwhile, Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar in his tweet said that he entirely rejects baseless allegations relating to the First Lady and Farah Khan. “I sternly deny the fabricated allegations levelled by Aleem Khan, Ch. Sarwar and other opposition members”, he deplored. “I condemn levelling allegations against others without proof adding that postings and transfers in Punjab are done on merit and according to rules and regulations in Punjab”, he clarified. He maintained that by the Grace of Allah Almighty he delivered his responsibilities with utmost honesty in three and a half years tenure in Punjab. CM asserted that PML-N and their allies could not bring to surface even a single scandal of corruption against him and his cabinet. He vehemently denied that neither any contract, Calibri letter, fake trust deed, Peon Maqsood account nor any Mayfair apartments were brought to surface. He emphasized that if the opposition have any proof against him then they can bring it to light. He denounced that without any proof they level baseless allegations against domesticated First Lady and Farah Khan. CM underscored that such elements have a sole motive which is to criticise Imran Khan. CM categorically remarked that the opposition will meet with failure as no one can point a finger on the honesty of Prime Minister Imran Khan.


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