Govt channelising funds for uniform uplift: PM Ashraf
02 February, 2013
ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf has said that the government was effectively channelising funds through the Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP) for uniform uplift of various segment of society.
He was talking to parliamentarians who called on him separately at the Prime Minister's House on Friday. The prime minister said that the Annual Development Plan had been prepared keeping in view the issues of the common man and provision of vital infrastructure in the country.
He said that public representatives had been actively involved in all phases of development agenda of the government, which is the well-being of the people. He urged the parliamentarians to personally monitor development projects in their respective areas.
"We have now set a tradition of serving the people by allocating record public funds for welfare projects. It will now put pressure on successive government to continue with this tradition." said the prime minister. The parliamentarians apprised the prime minister about issues of people in their respective constituencies.
Those who called on the prime minister included Federal Minister for Religious Affairs Khursheed Shah, Minister for State for Defence Sardar Salim Haider Khan and MNAs Natasha Daultana, Arif Aziz Shaikh, Tariq Shabbir Mayo, Iftikhar Nazir, Syed Inayat Ali Shah, Ch Tassadaq Masud Khan, Mehmood Hayat Khan alias Tochi Khan and Eng Usman Khan Tarakai.