QUETTA : Balochistan Minister for Food and Women Development Mir Izhar Hussain Khoso refuted that Balochistan was facing any wheat crisis. “There was no food and wheat shortage in Balochistan as government has finalised strategy to achieve the annual goals of the production,” he said while talking to the delegations of Naseerabad and Jaffarabad who called on him here. The Minister recalled that floods 2010 and 2012 caused widespread devastation in the green belt of Balochistan.

, destroying agri-products adversely. However, in current year, there are clear indications that the province would have ample wheat production. He noted that government was facing issue of secure points for wheat storage adding steps were afoot to overcome the problem.