OUR STAFF REPORTER LAHORE - Chairman Evacuee Trust Property Board (ETPB) Syed Asif Hashmi while addressing to the general meeting of the board officials said that he was much grateful to Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani for not devolving the board to the provinces, a decision, he added, has secured future of the employees. The Chairman also announced on the occasion that the Board had proposed to regularise the services of its contract employees and daily wagers, and hopefully they will get a good news soon. The officials chanted slogans Asif Hashmi Zindabad on the announcement of regularisation of their services. He expected of the officials to work wholeheartedly for the welfare of the institution. He said those who were dreaming of grabbing the Trust land will meet great disappointment. Secretary Board, Amir Khan Wazir, Vice-Chairman Dr Muhammad Ali, and others also spoke on this occasion. They praised the efforts made by the chairman for the development as well as the security measures of the board adding that the acts of the chairman would be remembered in history. The officers including Syed Zahid Bukhari, Mian Munir Ahmad, Umar Sharif Bukhari, Khurshid Toor and a large number of employees were also present.