Punjab Governor Chudhary Muhammad Sarwar has said that provision of ration among poor people is government’s top priority.
He stated this while addressing a ration distribution ceremony among needy people under aegis of Sarwar Foundation at Forest Colony Park in Lahore today.
He said that we are trying for provision of ration to people across the province. He said that twenty thousand ration bags were distributed at Shahdra in Lahore.
He said that in initial we set target to provide ration of one month to three hundred thousand people for but with the help of people we gave ration to one million people.
He said that federal government has allocated 144 billion rupees for affectess of coronavirus.
He said that all the world is facing the difficult situation because of coronavirus pandemic and Pakistan is on 19th numbers that are affected from coronavirus.
Chudhary Muhammad Sarwar said that with precautionary measures we will defeat coronavirus pandemic.
He appealed people to take this pandemic seriously as relaxation in lockdown is not end of coronavirus.
He said that we are taking serious measures for provision of clean drinking water to masses.
The Governor informed that Project Completion-1 (PC-1) of Punjab Aab-e-Pak Authority was approved. He informed that Vice Chancellor Committee has decided give teaching of Holy Quran with translation in universities of the province.
While talking on PIA plane crash incident the Governor said that PIA aircraft crash was a national tragedy.
He expressed sympathies with bereaved families.