Punjab Industries and Trade Minister Mian Aslam Iqbal on Wednesday said water supply connections would be provided to every home for clean drinking water.
He stated this while inaugurating a water supply scheme and inspection of Sodiwal hospital in his constituency.
He termed public service a source of personal satisfaction. The minister inspected Government Rana Abdul Rahim Khan Memorial Hospital Sodiwal to review medical facilities.
He disclosed that coronavirus vaccination would be started in the hospital soon. The minister announced to construct girls degree college over an area of 34 kanals at a cost of Rs1 billion, asserting that development work was also being done in Samanabad college at a cost of Rs200 million.
The schools of the area were also being upgraded and better facilities were arranged in the parks, he said.
On this occasion, the WASA officers also briefed the minister about clean drinking water project for Sodiwal worth Rs440 million.
Two new tube wells would be installed along with the laying of 19 kilometres long new pipelines to provide clean drinking water to the people.
Published in The Express Tribune, May 27th, 2021.