SADIQABAD: People’s Lawyers Forum South Punjab President Justice (r) Habib Ullah Shakir criticised the government for showing indifference towards the problems being faced by the public.

Taking credit for the PPP for launching Benazir Income Support Programme, the PLF stalwart claimed that the previous PPP government had taken revolutionary steps for the welfare of the common man but the present government has nothing to do with the public. Talking to a delegation of PLF office-bearers here, he criticised the government policies, alleging that resources meant for the development of the entire province are being spent in Lahore. “The Southern Punjab is constantly being ignored, which has given rise to a sense of deprivation and has caused great disappointment in the region. He pledged to revive the PLF in the area, saying that local political scenario is witnessed a positive change after the visit PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto.–Staff Reporter