LAHORE: Punjab Governor Chaudhry Mohammad Sarwar has said that there is no obstacle in the approval of federal and provincial budgets. The opposition may denounce the budget, but all allies are with the government. Pakistan is moving forward on the economic front, adding that work is underway on Punjab Aab-e-Pak Authority projects worth Rs 5 billion. The incumbent government is taking practical steps to improve sectors of education, health and others. He was talking to the media on the inauguration of the new government school building in Village 515 GB of Toba Tek Singh, and the inauguration of a Water Filtration Plant by Punjab Aab-e-Pak Authority in Chak 289GB of Pir Mahal, the inaugural of the Solar System in the University of Agriculture, Faisalabad Toba Tek Singh campus. MNA Riaz Ahmad Fatiana, MPA Syed Ahmad Saadi, Central Vice-President Chaudhry Ishfaaq, and Haji Mohammad Ramzan were also present on this occasion.
Governor Punjab Chaudhry Mohammad Sarwar said that Prime Minister Imran Khan has always been doing principled politics and his only aim is the development, prosperity and stability of Pakistan. As far as political opponents are concerned, their evil intentions will be thwarted. He said that the opposition’s war of words on the budget is tantamount to public enmity. Government and its allies are on the same page, and we will easily get the budget passed.
Chaudhry Mohammad Sarwar said that despite the coronavirus pandemic the federal, as well as the Punjab government, has allocated sufficient funds for education, health, clean drinking water and public welfare. PTI government will complete its constitutional term and all promises made to the public will be fulfilled, he maintained. The government has taken exemplary steps to root out corruption and to bring reforms in public institutions.
Regarding Punjab Aab e Pak Authority Governor Punjab Chaudhry Mohammad Sarwar said that the Punjab government has allocated funds for clean drinking water in the budget of the new fiscal year. Punjab Aab e Pak Authority is working expeditiously for the provision of safe drinking water in the cities as well as villages. No impediment in the provision of safe drinking water will be tolerated and the promise of providing safe drinking water will be fulfilled at the earliest.