‘People need modern transport’


Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has said provision of modern transport facilities to the masses is among the priorities of the government and a comprehensive policy has been adopted for this purpose. He said the project of plying cost-effective, comfortable and most modern CNG buses in the provincial metropolis had been started from Monday. He was addressing a meeting of Lahore Transport Company, which was also attended by Senator Pervaiz Rashid, Assembly Members Khawaja Salman Rafiq, Transport Secretary Mehr Ishtiaq Ahmed and officers concerned. LTC Chairman Ahmad Hasaan gave a detailed briefing regarding the project of provision of transport facilities to the masses.
MUHARRAM SECURITY: The CM presided over a high level meeting to review security arrangements for Moharram-ul-Haram which took a number of decision for maintaining religious harmony and law and order during the month. A cabinet committee headed by Senior Advisor Sardar Zulfiqar Ali Khan Khosa was also formed to ensure implementation of the plan devised for security arrangements in the province. The CM said no stone should be left unturned in assuring peace in Moharram in the province and that Wapda should also be contacted for uninterrupted power supply.