Fayyaz Ul Hassan Chohan—the provincial minister for Information and Culture has informed that the government of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf would be introducing the healthcare cards for the artists.
For providing healthcare cards 6,000 families have been included along with their families. He informed this while giving out cheques to the artists at a ceremony that was held at Alhamra Arts Council in Lahore.
The provincial minister said that the government of PTI was super proud to introduce different programmes for the betterment and facilitation of the artist community. Later while talking to the local media, the minister added that the financial assistance given by the government of Punjab would be providing relief to all the ones who had their roots in art and culture and were combating to make both ends meet.
At the ceremony, the Minister informed that the distribution of cheques would be covering a complete number of 27 artists. He further added that the government of Punjab was totally in for giving complete support to the artist community.
Chohan concluded that under the guidance of Prime Minister—Imran Khan and Chief Minister Punjab—Sardar Usman Buzdar they would be providing sustained livelihood opportunities to the artists.