Attention being paid for uplift of backward areas: CM

Govt implementing comprehensive programme for development of school education: CM

LAHORE, Apr 16 (APP): Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif has said special attention is being paid for the uplift of backward areas under balanced development policy.

Presiding over a meeting here on Saturday which reviewed the pace of progress on ongoing projects in the province, he said people were benefiting from mega development projects completed in the province and work was being carried out speedily on public welfare projects of billions of rupees in education, health and other sectors.

He said programmes like Daanish School, Punjab Educational Endowment Fund, distribution of laptops and encouragement of talented students were leaving a positive impact on the education sector.