Attock—State Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Sheikh Aftab Ahmad has said that government is giving due priority to promote livestock and for the purpose revolutionary steps are being taken.
He said this while addressing a ceremony organized by Livestock Department where keys of motorbikes were also handed over to 114 Veterinary Assistants. District Officer Livestock Attock Muhammad Yameen was also present on the occasion.
The State Minister said that Pakistan is now among the top producers of milk and livestock. He said Halal meat produced by Pakistan is on high demand abroad especially in Gulf Countries.
He said livestock is back bone of any country and Punjab Govt under leadership of Shehbaz Sharif is giving top priority and its ample proof is that across Punjab 4500 motorbikes have been given to veterinary assistants.
He emphasized upon the Veterinary Assistants to provide better services for promotion of livestock.