LAHORE - A meeting of the Punjab cabinet has been briefed about the ores and finished minerals explored from the natural resources in Chiniot.

The participants of the meeting felicitated Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif for successful excavation of the ores of various minerals recovered through drilling. They also hoped for expeditious completion of the exploration of the Chiniot natural resources. A vast area of Chiniot is filled with iron and other natural resources and the Punjab government, with the cooperation of foreign companies, has initiated the plan to dig them out.

A study to evaluate quantity of natural resources in Chiniot has been completed and their worth has been computed in billions of dollars.