LAHORE: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) parliamentary party on Monday reposed complete trust in the leadership of Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar.
The PTI parliamentary party meeting was held under the chair of CM Usman Buzdar at 90-Shehra-e-Quaid-e-Azam.
The assembly members expressed their full confidence by standing on their seats. Various members said that they are with Usman Buzdar, adding that they are the lieutenants of Prime Minister Imran Khan and Chief Minister Usman Buzdar.
“We will be standing beside you in the journey of public service,” they said.
Addressing the meeting, Buzdar said that he considers his post a special benevolence of Almighty Allah.
“Prime Minister Imran and you have elected me as the chief minister and this post is meant for public service. Record legislation has been made in a short span of time in the Punjab Assembly and I pay tributes to all of you on taking part in the process of legislation,” he said.
Buzdar said that he is personally monitoring the situation by visiting different districts and added that he will visit three days. A new local bodies system is being introduced in Punjab which will depict the sentiments of the people and people will be fully empowered. He said that a new change will occur in Punjab with the launch of new local bodies system and status quo will come to an end. By the grace of Almighty Allah, we succeeded earlier and would succeed now as well. I have taken the responsibility of public service and the journey of public service will be continued along with meetings with the assembly members, he added.
He said that common man will be given relief in Ramadan ul Mubarak and ministers and secretaries will visit Ramadan bazaars. Similarly, the indiscriminate operation against squatters will continue and problems will be solved on a priority basis. He said that survey of rain- affected areas is in progress and every possible help will be extended to farmers after the survey. Your honour is my respect and those who will indulge in corruption will not stay on their posts because our government has adopted a policy of zero-tolerance against corruption.
The Punjab Chief Minister said that committee has been constituted for forming new districts and tehsils and assembly members will also be consulted in this regard. A separate meeting with the assembly members of every district will also be held, he said.
Provincial Minister Raja Basharat said that PTI government has prominently worked for legislation and assembly members should take an active part in the legislation process. Political affairs, strategy for Punjab Assembly session and other important matters came under discussion in the meeting.
The meeting also offered Fateha for the departed soul of Sardar Fateh Muhammad Khan Buzdar, father of Chief Minister Usman Buzdar, and father of Ahmed Ali Dareshik MPA. Pray was also offered for early recovery and good health of MPA Zara Naqvi.