Govt well aware of problems of masses: Minister

Raza Naqvi

Punjab Minister for revenue Col (retd) Mohammad Anwar Khan has said that government is well aware of the problems of the masses however due to COVD-19, the economic growth has slowed down which effects the speed of the execution of the development and public welfare oriented process. He was addressing a function arranged on the eve of inauguration of rehabilitation of Kunnt road in Pindigheab on Wednesday.

The project of rehabilitation of one kilometer long road would be completed with the allocation of Rs 10.09 million rupees during the current fiscal year. He said that the PTI government has given top priority to infrastructure development and provision of better civic facilities to the masses living in the rural areas to further uplift their living standards. “The present government is pursuing a comprehensive strategy for effective execution and completion of public development projects,” he said.

He informed that a network of development projects will be laid in the province. The far-reaching results of public interest decisions and new projects will come out soon. He said that Pakistan will move towards development under the supervision of Prime Minister Imran Khan. He expressed hope that, due to its prudent policies, the government will overcome inflation and unemployment during the current year. Mr Anwar said that provision of basic amenities to the people was among the top priorities of the government.