Punjab Caretaker Government has taken another big decision, to provide free flour good news for all families who get a bag of flour.

Lahore: The 11th meeting of the Punjab Cabinet was held in the Chief Minister office under the chairmanship of caretaker CM Punjab Mr Mohsin Naqvi.

Approved giving 20 kg of free flour at one time

 In the meeting another major decision was taken by the federal & Punjab Govmt to provide free 20kg flour under the Ramadan relief package.

The Punjab Cabinet approved giving 20 kg of flour at 1 time to all the families who took 1 bag of flour. This decision will-be implemented from 29 March and the citizens will not have to bother going around the bar centers again and again.

Addressing the meeting: CM Mohsin Naqvi  also said that the provincial ministers & secretaries should continue visiting the centers and send their reports to the CM office. In the meeting, various suggestions regarding making the registration process easier were reviewed. A committee consisting of provincial ministers & senior officials was formed which will present its final recommendations regarding registration.

Punjab Govmt Provide Free Flour Under Ramadan Relief Package
Flour photo from AFP

Free flour throughout in Punjab 

In the meeting, the provision of free flour throughout Punjab was reviewed in detail &  the Punjab province Cabinet expressed satisfaction over the process of providing flour. The cabinet was informed during the briefing that so far more than 70 lakh flour bags have-been distributed to the deserving people. 

Chief Minister Mohsin Naqvi said that markets & remarkets should also be checked to ensure the availability of essential items at fixed prices & the entire administration should be active in this regard.

Report Source: URDU Read general Reporter (Saleem Malik, Lahore)