Punjab

PM briefed on 100-day plan, proposed local govt system during Lahore visit

Prime Minister Imran Khan arrived in Lahore on Sunday, where he was briefed on progress of the 100-day plan and the proposed local bodies system.
During his visit, the premier met Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar, Punjab Governor Chaudhry, and Local Government Minister Aleem Khan.
The local government minister apprised the premier of the priority agendas of all departments for the 100-day plan.
According to information received from sources, a high-level consultative session, to be chaired by Prime Minister Imran, is scheduled to be held in Lahore today. The new local government structure is expected to be approved after the consultative meeting.
Further, the prime minister will chair a session of the Punjab Cabinet at 3pm.
Punjab Health Minister Dr Yasmin Rashid, Forestry, Wildlife and Fisheries Minister Sibtain Khan and Tourism Minister Raja Yasir Humayun are expected to take approvals for important projects from the prime minister during his visit to Lahore.
The prime minister will also meet PTI leaders and head of National Commission on Police Reform Nasir Khan Durrani.
Moreover, PM Imran along with his political team will review preparations for the upcoming by-polls.