ISLAMABAD, Nov 08(APP) Chief Minister Baluchistan Jam Kamal Khan has said that the sprawling land mass of Baluchistan and various pastures are high suitable for development of live stock sector in the province. He was addressing as a chief Guest in Seminar “Baluchistan Live Stock Expo 2019” organized by Ministry of Livestock, Government of Baluchistan here at local hotel on Friday.
Chief Minster said the biodiversity of animal genetic resources plays very pivotal role in the economy of the province and each breed has its own uniqueness and socioeconomic importance.
Jam Kamal said it is the utmost need of the time to rethink of the policies relating to livestock production in the province while keeping the needs of the growing population, socio-cultural change and the global warming issues in mind.
Chief Minister Baluchistan said there are big opportunities for investment in livestock sector and Baluchistan Live Stock Policy 2020-30 provides bases for transforming the sector from a traditional to commercial and industrial sector he added.
Special Assistant to Chief Minister Ijaz Sanjrani, Chief Secretary Baluchistan Fazeel Asghar, Former Agriculture Minister Punjab, Mumtaz Muhammad Khan Manais, Ambassadors of Iran, China and Australia, Former Senator Roshan Khursheed also addressed the seminar.
Agri and Live stock professionals, MNAs, Senators and national and multinational companies representatives also attended the seminar.
Source : VNS Islamabad