Country Director of South Asian Region of World Bank Patchamuthu Illangovan called on the Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif. During the meeting, programmes of improvements in social sector in the Punjab launched with the cooperation of the World Bank were discussed in detail.
Country Director World Bank appreciated the computerization of land record and social sector reforms and said that Punjab government has introduced tremendous reforms for betterment in social sector under the leadership of Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif.
He said that the World Bank will continue working with the Punjab government.
Talking on the occasion, the Chief Minister said that the World Bank is a solid partner of the Punjab government and the role of the World Bank for the development of the social sector is laudable.
He said that people have been given their right by computerizing the land record. He said that fraud, cheating and corruption have been eliminated due to the computerization of land record and people have been saved from the Patwar Culture.
He said that an abundant improvement has been made in education, healthcare and skills development sectors. He said that World Bank will also be welcomed in future for cooperation in betterment of the social sector.