Government utilizing all resources to develop backward and neglected areas: Minister
Peshawar, December 07, 2012 (PPI-OT): The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Finance, Engr. Muhammad Humayun Khan has said that present government was utilizing all its available resources to bring the backward and neglected areas at par with developed areas.
He was addressing a public gathering at Nallo-Gunyar near Thana, District Malakand the other day. On this occasion, Ex-MPA Ghani Muhammad and PPP Tehsil Chairman Muhammad Sadeeq also addressed the function while president, Suzuki Transport Union Shah Zaman along with his family and relative resigned from J.I. and ANP respectively and announced joining the PPP.
The Provincial Minister said that history was testimony to the fact that whenever PPP came into power it worked for the prosperity and welfare of the down-trodden people. He added that during the last five years unprecedented developmental works have been carried out in the area and said the first brick of which was laid down by late Muhammad Hanif Khan. He said Rs. 600 million have been spent in UC Thana, Rs. 421 million in UC Palai and Rs. 198 million in UC Dheri Alladhand which he added was record one.
Referring to the problems of the area, the Minister announced Rs. 4 million for the provision of play ground, acquisition of land for graveyard and pavement of streets at Gunyar on the spot and assured that their other problems would also be solved on priority basis.
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