Balochistan: Govt to Resolve Balochistan’s Issues on Priority
Below is an article published by : Associated press of Pakistan
President Asif Ali Zardari said on Thursday [26 march 2009] that the government would resolve problems of Balochistan on priority basis to bring progress and prosperity in the province. Addressing the provincial cabinet members here at Balochistan CM Secretariat, the President said that the federal government would implement the recommendations presented by the cabinet members for improving law and order, maintaining peace, and initiating development projects in Balochistan.
He said the government would also release funds for the completion of various ongoing development projects.
The President said the government was speeding up the oil and gas exploration, and taking initiatives for providing protection to the exploring companies in the province.
Speaking on the occasion, Balochistan cabinet members lauded the reconciliatory role of the President, and said it had improved not only the political atmosphere in Balochistan, but also improved political environment in the country.
They thanked the PPP led government and the President for taking practical steps for the progress and prosperity of the people of Balochistan.