Punjab Food Minister Samiullah Chaudhry has said that provision of quality and hygienic food to people of the province without any discrimination will be his top priority.

The minister said this after assuming the charge of Food Ministry on Wednesday. Dignitaries, officials and people from all walks of life including Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar felicitated the minister and wished him good luck.

Samiullah said that all possible measures would be taken to modernise the food department, including Punjab Food Authority (PFA) and it will further be made functional in the nook and corner of the province.

He said, “We are ready to work day and night to implement the vision of Imran Khan. I will not to rest until I make food free of any adulteration. Opponents’ propaganda and conspiracies against the government would result in vain.”

The Provincial Minister said that he would pay visits to various departments of the Food Ministry in order to review performance at large. “The Punjab Food Authority is an excellent department and must be appreciated for its performance,” Samiullah Chaudhry said adding that negligence and corruption of any kind at any level in any department will not be tolerated.