President Mamnoon Hussain has said that the federal government has launched several development projects at a cost of billion rupees in Balochistan for welfare of people in the province, reported Radio Pakistan.

Addressing local bodies' convention in Sibi on Sunday, he said local bodies' govt are endeavoring to resolve problems of people at their door steps.

He called upon the patriotic people of Balochistan to remain vigilant to face the future challenges and take benefits from the development process launched in the province.

Governor Balochistan Muhammad Khan Achakzai, provincial ministers, local governments representatives and tribal elders participated in the convention.