Lahore: A delegation of Mohmand Loya Jirga Pakistan, the representative of the Pakhtun community, led by former MPA Muhammad Waheed Gul called on Governor Punjab Muhammad Balighur Rehman at Governor House Lahore here today.
Speaking on the occasion, Governor Punjab Muhammad Balighur Rehman said that there has been widespread destruction in the country due to the flash floods and millions of people have been affected. He said that the water has started receding in the flood affected areas, however, we all have to play a role in helping the flood victims till their complete rehabilitation. Governor Punjab said that at this time all the focus of the government is on the rehabilitation of the flood victims. He said that it is a matter of pride that in this difficult time, our business community, philanthropists and welfare organizations are also coming forward to help their flood-affected brothers and sisters.
On this occasion, the delegation informed the Governor of Punjab about the problems faced by the Pakhtun community. Governor Punjab assured the delegation that the problems of the Pakhtun community will be conveyed to the relevant departments. Former MPA Muhammad Waheed Gul told the Governor of Punjab that Pakhtun people face difficulties in obtaining identity cards and passports. Founder Haji Amir Bahadur Khan Bani, Javed Khan Mohmand Patron Haji Mubeen Khan, President Haji Sarfaraz Khan Mohmand, General Secretary Akbar Khan Mohmand, Vice President Haji Farooq Khan Mohmand and others were also present in the delegation.