Public prosperity only priority of PTI: CM Says provincial budget will bring about prosperity of common man

Amraiz Khan

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar on Sunday said that the PTI government is committed to the prosperity and welfare of the public and various measures have been designed in the budget for providing relief to people in the upcoming provincial budget.

The Punjab budget will be public-friendly, which will envision measures for the development and prosperity of the all segments of the society, especially the lower-strata, the chief minister informed and added that all out resources will be utilised for changing the lives people for better.

The PTI government is pursuing one point agenda of public prosperity and all polices are being designed keeping in view the public welfare, Usman Buzdar said.

Meanwhile, Chief Minister Usman Buzdar took strict notice of death of a three-year-old child from a stray kite string in Lahore and sought a report from CCPO Lahore. He expressed deep sense of sorrow and grief over such a tragic incident.

The CM also extended heart-felt sympathies and condolence with the bereaved family. Usman Buzdar has expressed his indignation over the incidents of kite flying in Lahore. The CM directed to take strict action against the responsible and said that such incidents are not tolerable. He directed to enforce the law of ban on kite flying strictly.

Strict indiscriminate action should be taken against those who violate the law, he ordered.

Meanwhile, Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar will preside over special meeting of the provincial cabinet on June 14, in which approval will be given to the proposals of budget for new fiscal year 2021-22. The meeting will also approve the supplementary budget for the financial year 2020-21.

The cabinet will also approve the revised budget estimates for the financial year 2020-21. Provincial ministers, advisors, special assistants, chief secretaries and secretaries of relevant departments will attend the meeting.

Meanwhile, on the directives Chief Minister Usman Buzdar, a resident of Zahirabad Shaheed area Vehari a girl namely Hafsa who was injured in Daharki train accident has been admitted to DHQ hospital Vehari.

Focal person Overseas Pakistanis Aftab Ahmad and Deputy Commissioner Vehari Mobeen Elahi enquired after Hafsa in DHQ hospital.

The CM has directed to provide best treatment facilities to the girl. It is worth mentioning that two successful operations of Hafsa have so far been conducted. On the special directions of CM, the district administration gave a cheque of financial assistance to injured girl Hafsa. Gifts were also given to the girl by the CM.

Usman Buzdar said that Punjab government will bear the treatment expenditures of Hafsa and will completely look after her. He said that Hafsa is like his own daughter.

It may be mentioned that mother, two brothers, sister and maternal grandfather were died in Deharki train tragedy.

Meanwhile, Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar directed to provide best treatment facilities to victim of acid attack namely Maryam Nausher.

The CM said that the Punjab government will bear all treatment expenditures of the injured woman. He said that accused involved in the incident will bring to the justice and the law would make an example of him.


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