KOT ADDU - The Punjab chief minister has fulfilled his promise with the flood-affected people by constructing model villages, claimed Senior Advisor to the CM Sardar Zulfiqar Khan Khosa.
Addressing a keys distribution ceremony of a model village in Ahsanpur, he said that four villages out of 6 had been completed and the houses’ keys had been handed over to the people. He said that the Punjab government was struggling to facilitate the poor according to the vision of the chief minister.
He said that the model village had been provided all the basic amenities such as gas, education, electricity, health, community centre, market, Tevta centre and sewage. The keys and documents of houses were given to 66 lucky persons by the adviser.
Khosa congratulated the persons and promised to the people to talk with chief minister for giving ownership rights to the people of government farm of Ahsanpur.
The ceremony was also attended by agriculture minister Ahmad Ali Oulakh, Deraghazi Khan Commissioner Tariq Mahmood, Muzafargarh DCO Tahir Khusheed, DPO and others administrationn. Malik Arhsad Goudara, district president of PML-N, Tanveer Shahzad, Abdul Hai Dasti and others workers and leaders were also present.
Tariq Mahmood, the commissioner briefed on the model village, saying that it covers 14 acres of land. It has 66 houses and each house contains 2 rooms, yard, veranda, kitchen, toilet and bath. MPA Malik Ahmad Yaar Hanjra then thanked the Punjab government for the construction of the village.
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