No shortage of wheat in Gilgit-Baltistan, GBLA told - Pakistan News Digest

No shortage of wheat in Gilgit-Baltistan, GBLA told

Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly (GBLA) was informed on Friday that over fourteen hundred thousand bags allocated wheat quota is being provided to the area annually.

Responding to a question, Deputy Speaker Jafarullah Khan said there is no shortage of wheat in Gilgit Baltistan and stock for one month is available in depots.

Member Rizwan Ali presented a resolution in the House demanding to enhance service quota to the special persons in Government jobs from two to three percent.

Law Minister Aurangzeb Khan in response informed the House that a committee is working for betterment and welfare of disabled and data is being collected.

Minister for Works replying to a question said 750 million rupees have been paid to contractors against flood rehabilitation work in GB while remaining amount would be paid to the contractors after completion of verification.

Later, Speaker prorogued the House till indefinite time.

Source: Radio Pakistan


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