LAHORE: Balochistan Chief Minister Jam Kamal Khan called on Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar here on Sunday where ideas were exchanged to promote mutual interest and inter-provincial cooperation.
While talking on this occasion, CM Usman Buzdar said that the Punjab government is also looking forward to the development of other provinces.
“Balochistan has a key role in new Pakistan and is very close to my heart,” he added and further shared that they will help in establishing a cardiology centre and children’s hospital in Balochistan.
He vowed that they move forward jointly for the development and progress, adding that his government believes in promoting solidarity, harmony and brotherhood among provinces which is the need of hour.
CM Buzdar said that a special quota has been set up in Punjab’s educational institutions for the students of Balochistan and they have been provided with scholarships for higher education. Moreover, he added that a ceremony will be held in the honour of Baloch students who are studying in Punjab’s educational institutions.
CM Jamal Kamal Khan invited Buzdar to visit Balochistan. He said that Pakistan belongs to all and they are united for the development of the country.
Federal Minister for Water Resources Faisal Vawda, Senator Anwarul Haq Kakar and Principal Secretary to CM Punjab Dr Raheel Siddiqui were also present on this occasion.
Later on, leaders of the Buzdar tribe, under the leadership of Tor Khan Buzdar, called on Balochistan CM and informed about their issues. They demanded the construction of 14-kilometer long road from Barakhan district to Chapparta Kharr. They also pressed for the construction and repair of Bawata via Mahmad Samand to Kharr Road in Barakhan district.
Balochistan CM assured the leaders for the quick resolution of their problems and said that these issues will be set on a priority basis.
PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES:
CM Buzdar, in his message on the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, said that the purpose of observing this day is to devise comprehensive measures in order to make over disable persons into useful citizen.
“Respecting special people and taking care of them is in particular focus in the teaching of Islam,” he said and added that it is our moral, social and religious obligation to work for the rights of special people.