Provision of relief to farmers Govt’s top priority: PM


Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday said that provision of relief to farmers is amongst the top priorities of the government for which reforms are being introduced to the agriculture sector under a comprehensive strategy.
Premier was talking to Minister for National Food Security and Research Syed Fakhar Imam, who called on him in Islamabad.
During the meeting, they discussed record production of all crops and a strategy for upcoming crops.
Besides, it was decided to organize Farmers’ Convention in Islamabad on Thursday.
Meanwhile, Minister for Information Technology Syed Amin-ul-Haq and Member National Assembly Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui also called on Prime Minister Imran Khan in Islamabad today.
Matters related to progress on ongoing IT projects and government’s measures to increase IT exports were came under discussion during the meeting.
Minister for Housing Tariq Bashir Cheema and Member National Assembly Moonis Elahi called on Prime Minister Imran Khan in Islamabad today.
They discussed the positive outcomes of the budget relief measures for the common man and especially lifting of the poor people out of poverty and increasing employment opportunities through economic growth under development projects.
Further progress on ongoing projects of the Housing Ministry was also discussed.
Different Members of Parliament called on Prime Minister Imran Khan in Islamabad today.
They include Parliamentary Secretary for Defence Malik Anwar Taj, MNAs Imran Khatak, Junaid Akbar, Shaukat Ali, Saleem Rahman, Arbab Amir, Andleeb Abbas, Shunila Ruth, Nusrat Wahid, Ghazala Saifu, Khayal Zaman and Senator Seemi Ezdi.
During the meeting, issues of respective constituencies and ongoing development projects were discussed. They also discussed matters related to the budget for next fiscal year.