Our Correspondent Quetta
Chief Minister Balochistan on Tuesday said the public sector development program (PSDP) Automation System was launched for the first time in the history of the province through which each scheme would be traced through bar code.
He expressed these views while talking to Deputy Chairman Planning Commission Dr. Jahanzaib Khan who called on him at the Chief Minister’s House the other day.
Chief Secretary Balochistan Mathar Niaz Rana, Additional Chief Secretary Planning and Development Hafiz Abdul Basit, Principal Secretary to the Chief Minister Zahid Saleem, Secretary Finance Khan Buledi, Information Secretary Sohail-ur-Rehman Baloch and other concerned officials were also present on the occasion.
Issues related to various departments including agriculture, development of livestock sector, private investment, minerals, water and food security were discussed during the meeting, said a news release issued here.
Measures taken for socio-economic development, Sustainable Development Goals, Universal Health Card, PSDP Automation System and Citizen Budget 2021-22 were also argued in detail.
Speaking on the occasion, the Chief Minister Balochistan said, “The development plans are being prepared keeping in view the needs and problems of the people”.
The Chief Minister said the incumbent government was committed to achieve its development goals, despite step was being taken to promote private investment in the province while two companies have been set up for the development of mining sector.
He said an agreement was signed with the Punjab government for master planning of Quetta city saying, digital policy has been introduced for the first time in the province.