SIALKOT

Federal Minister for Law and Climate Change Zahid Hamid has pledged to make efforts to eliminate backwardness from Pasrur areas by launching uplift projects.

Talking to different delegations at Pasrur city, he said that 100 villages in his electoral constituency (NA 114-Pasrur) have been provided with gas.

He narrated that the government was making efforts to raise the living standard of the people by ensuring easy and smooth provision of all basic facilities at their doorsteps. He said that the PML-N was gradually fulfilling its political promises and doing the politics of principles by ignoring its personal gains.

OBITUARY: Religious scholar Hafiz Sabir Ali (85) died after protracted illness at Bhopalwala near Daska. He had been an eloquent orator. He had devoted his life for preaching of Islam. A large number of people from all walks of life gathered in and around his seminary at Bhopalwala-Daska. His funeral will be held on Monday (today) at Bhopalwala.