LAHORE, Nov. 27:
Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar met with a delegation of Baluchi Provincial Ministers and Assembly Members led by his counterpart Chief Minister Baluchistan Mir Abdul Quddus Bizenjo at the CM’s secretariat Baluchistan in Quetta, today. Deputy Speaker National Assembly Qasim Khan Suri and MPAs from Opposition benches were also present on this occasion. The Chief Minister announced to double the number of seats reserved for female students of Baluchistan in the universities of Punjab and reiterated that Punjab as an elder brother will continue to support Baluchistan in every sector. Usman Buzdar said that he considered Baluchistan as his second home. The Baluchi people should also think of Punjab as their own home. The people of Baluchistan and their elected representatives will always get full respect in Punjab, he added. Usman Buzdar assured that more hospitals would be set up in other districts of Baluchistan as well. He said that the checking system on the border of both provinces would be made simple and easy. He said that Punjab will also impart training to Baluchi Health Workers.
Chief Minister Baluchistan Mir Abdul Quddus Bizenjo said that we have to serve Pakistan and our provinces together. The people of Baluchistan have great respect for Punjab’s cooperation in health, communication, education and other fields. Cooperation between both the provinces have been significantly increased during the tenure of Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar, said Mir Abdul Quddus Bizenjo.
LAHORE, Nov. 27:
An MoU was signed in a ceremony organized in the Baluchistan Secretariat on the occasion of Punjab CM’s visit, according to which The government of Punjab will construct a civil hospital in the Rakhni area of Barkhan. The Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar and Chief Minister of Baluchistan Mir Abdul Quddus Bizenjo were the chief guests of the ceremony. Secretary Primary and Secondary Health Punjab and Secretary Health Baluchistan signed the MoU. Usman Buzdar, while addressing the participants said that the Punjab government would not only construct a hospital in Rakhni but also provide the necessary equipment and machinery for the hospital from its own resources. He said that the Civil Hospital will be a gift from the people of Punjab to their Baluchi brethren. The hospital being constructed over the land of 15-acres will provide modern healthcare facilities to the people of Barkhan District and its suburbs. Punjab is always available to serve its Baluchi brethren adding that Baluchistan is very close to my heart. Usman Buzdar said that he came with the message of love, best wishes and brotherhood from Punjab. We will move forward on the road of progress together, said Usman Buzdar. CM Baluchistan Mir Abdul Quddus Bizenjo while thanking the CM Punjab Usman Buzdar for providing resources for the construction of the hospital, said that Punjab has always played the role of an elder brother. He said that interprovincial relations would further promote national unity and brotherhood.