Lahore, July 18, 2019: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday directed the Punjab government, Governor Punjab Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar, Chief Minister Punjab Usman Buzdar, to provide immediate relief to the general public against inflation.
He ordered strict measures against hoarders to control inflation. The meeting discussed matters related to the overall situation of the province. Prime Minister expressed these views during a briefing by Adviser of Chief Minister Punjab Salman Shah on the provincial development.
The prime minister was apprised about the measures taken by the Punjab government and the future strategy on social and economic progress and promotion of other sectors particularly agriculture and industries. Chief Minister Usman Buzdar was also present in the briefing.
Imran Khan discussed the issues related to the development of the province. The matter relating to the overall situation of Punjab, its development and welfare of people came under discussion, the PM said.
Earlier, Usman Buzdar received the Prime Minister on his arrival at the CM House. The Prime Minister arrived in Lahore this morning.