LAHORE, Mar 10 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan Thursday said it was top priority of the government to develop the backward and deprived areas of South Punjab.
The Prime Minister was talking to members of the Punjab assembly here.
Due to successful economic and business policies of the government the national economy was heading towards stability, he added.
He said turning of wheels of economy would create job opportunities.
He said the development and public welfare projects were being completed speedily in the whole of Punjab.
For the first time in the history of the country, the government brought a package for the development of South Punjab, he told adding the setting up of industrial zones in Punjab would create job opportunities.
The legislators appreciated the Prime Minister and Chief Minister Punjab for initiating development projects in the province.
The members belonging to South Punjab thanked the Prime Minister and Chief Minister for the South Punjab development package.
The members from Dera Ghazi Khan, Bahawalpur and Multan who attended the meeting included Sardar Hasnain Bahadur Dareshk, Khawaja Muhammad Daud Suleman, Javed Akhtar, Mohsin Atta Khan, Muhammad Hanif Khan, Sardar Ahmad Ali Khan Dareshk, Sardar Mohiuddin Khan Khosa, Malik Ahmed Ali, Shahabuddin Khan, Syed Rafaqat Ali Gilani, Sardar Farooq Amanullah Dareshk, Sardar Muhammad Owais Ahmed Dareshk, Sardar Dost Muhammad Mazari, Nawabzada Mansoor Ahmed Khan, Zuhra Batool, Muhammad Sabtain Raza, Muhammad Raza Hussain Bukhari, Khurram Sohail Khan Bukhari, Muhammad Auon Hameed, Niaz Hussain Khan, Mian Alamdar Abbas Qureshi, Muhammad Ashraf Khan, Makhdoom Hashim Jawan Bakht, Mian Shaukat Ali Lalika, Mian Fida Hussain Wattoo, Samiullah Chaudhry, Sahibzada Muhammad Gazian Abbasi, Syed Iftikhar Hassan, Muhammad Amir Nawaz Khan, Chaudhry Masood Ahmed, Mian Shafi Muhammad, Fawaz Ahmed, Asif Majeed, Muhammad Shafiq, Syed Hussain Jahanian Gardezi, Muhammad Akhtar, Muhammad Jehanzeb Khan Khichi, Zawar Hussain Warraich, Javed Akhtar, Syed Khawar Ali Shah, Hamid Yar Hiraj, Faisal Khan Niazi, Muhammad Saleem Akhtar, Nawabzada Waseem Khan Badozai, Muhammad Zaheeruddin Khan, Muhammad Nadeem Qureshi, Salman Naeem, Malik Wasif Mazhar, Qasim Abbas Khan, Nazeer Ahmed Khan, Muhammad Ejaz Hussain and Rai Zahoor Ahmed.
The members from Lahore, Faisalabad and Gujranwala included Mian Muhammad Aslam Iqbal, Mian Mahmoodur Rashid, Muhammad Hashim Dogar, Malik Asad Ali, Sardar Muhammad Asif Nakai, Nadeem Abbas, Nazeer Ahmed Chohan, Sarfraz Hussain, Malik Mukhtar Ahmed, Umar Aftab, Khurram Ejaz, Khan Sher Akbar, Sahibzada Jalil Ahmed Sharaqpuri, Muhammad Atif, Saleem Sarwar Jora, Mian Muhammad Akhtar Hayat, Chaudhry Liaquat Ali, Muhammad Ikhlaq, Chaudhry Ahsan Saleem Bariar, Syed Saeed Ahsan, Muhammad Tariq Tarar, Gulraiz Afzal Gondal, Memon Tarar, Ahsan Jehangir, Chaudhry Zaheer Ahmed, Hafiz Mumtaz Ahmed, Khial Ahmed, Muhammad Taimoor Khan, Ashfa Riaz, Special Assistant Taimoor Ali Lali, Umar Farooq, Saleem Bibi Bharwana, Ali Akhtar, Shakeel Shahid, Muhammad Latif, Saeed Ahmed Saeedi, Soniya Ali Raza, Col Ghazanfar Abbas Shah and Rana Shehbaz Ahmed Khan.