Punjab budget 2019-20 to be people-friendly: Dr Firdous

LAHORE, Jun 14 (APP):Special Assitant to Prime Minister (SAPM) on Information and Broadcasting Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan said on Friday that the Punjab budget 2019-20 would be as per expectations of people.

During a media talk here, she said that the budget would not only benefit the oppressed segments of society but also support the industry, agriculture and other sectors.

She said that under “Ahsaas programme”, the federal government, along with the provincial government, would own the oppressed people. She said that Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar and his team gave priority to all less-developed areas of the province.

She said that the provincial budget 2019-20 would be a way forward towards a “Green Pakistan” and a step for laying a network of the industry across Punjab as per the vision of Prime Minister Imran Khan.