Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif on Sunday announced a Rs200,000 grant for Chakwal Press Club.
The announcement came during a meeting with PML-N leader Lt-Gen (retired) Abdul Qayyum. The chief minister directed the authorities concerned to complete repair and construction work of Kallar Kahar and Choa Saiden Shah Road as soon as possible. He directed them not to collect toll tax from private transport until the new roads are completed.
He also directed the district president to set up a PML-N secretariat in Chakwal city. The two leaders discussed the ongoing development projects in Chakwal district. Lt-Gen (retired) Qayyum praised the efforts of the Punjab government for the execution of development projects in a transparent manner.
Published in The Express Tribune, July 23rd, 2012.