On Monday, Usman Buzdar Chief Minister Punjab approved the construction of a Mother and Child Hospital in Gujrat consisting of 500-beds.
The construction of the hospital was announced in a meeting with Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi Speaker Punjab Assembly who called on him at the Chief Minister’s house in Lahore.
The chief minister during the meeting promised Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi that the funds for the construction of a 500-bed hospital will be provided on a priority basis. He also mentioned that this mother and child hospital project will be extended in other cities of Punjab too.
During the meeting, other matters were also discussed including the political situation of the country, budget, preventive measures that are being taken to control the virus and public welfare programs.
The Speaker Punjab assembly congratulated the Chief Minister for the relief budget he presented for the year 20200-21.
CM Buzdar also stated that 750 million funds have been generated by the provincial government without using the public’s money.
He further added that this step is an example of cleaning offices and making a completely transparent system. During the auction process, the Police, Deputy Commissioner, and the Divisional Commissioner helped a lot and the money produced through the auction has been deposited in the provincial fund, said CM Buzdar.