Islamabad. November 24 (APP): Prime Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has said that no negligence will be tolerated in the implementation of Kisan Package. All steps will be taken to enable the port.
He expressed these views while presiding over the review meeting regarding the implementation of Kisan Package on Thursday. Federal Ministers Ishaq Dar, Tariq Bashir Cheema, Engineer Khuram Dastgir Khan, Maryam Aurangzeb, Minister of State Dr. Mossadegh Malik, Adviser to Prime Minister Ahad Cheema and relevant senior officials were also present in the meeting.
The Prime Minister said that no negligence will be tolerated in the implementation of Kisan Package. He said that the government is giving subsidy on tube wells to the farmers in the flood affected areas, the government is providing all kinds of support to its farmers for the next crop in this difficult time. He directed that Gwadar port should be used for 50% cargo of wheat and urea.
He said that the full functioning of Gwadar port is key for the development of Balochistan, all steps will be taken to activate Gwadar port. The meeting was informed in detail about the implementation of Kisan Package.
In the meeting, the prime minister was also given a detailed briefing on the subsidy given to the farmers on tubewells, the facilities and assistance given to the farmers in the flood-affected areas for the next crop.