SIALKOT, Feb 16 (APP):- Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Youth Affairs has said that the government was making hectic efforts to ensure maximum facilitation for the tax payers, saying that the government will start the development projects in Sialkot, in the names of those who will be the bigger tax payers. He said that he who will pay the maximum tax, the government will start development projects to be named after him.
He stated his while talking to the newsmen at Anwar Club here today.
SAPM Usman Dar said that as many as top ten tax payers will be selected in his electoral constituency (NA 73,Sialkot-II)here and government would attribute local parks, roads and water filtration plants in a bid to encourage the tax payers and promote the tax culture in Sialkot.
Usman Dar said that the people of Sialkot pay Rs.12 billion taxes annually.
Usman Dar said that the government would soon establish Sialkot Development Authority in Sialkot for the uplift and beautification of Sialkot following its global industrial significance.
He said that Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar would soon inaugurate the Sialkot Development Authority (SDA) as well.
He said that the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and Pathology Lab were also established at Allama Iqbal Memroial Teaching Hospital.
SAPM Usman Dar said that the government has approved project of 250 beds hospital adjacent to Govt. Allama Iqbal Memorial Teaching Hospital Sialkot. He said that construction work of this project will be started very soon.
Usman Dar added that the government was making hectic efforts for ensuring the advanced medical and health facilities to the local people at local level. He said that easy access of the people to these health and medical facilities was their basic rights.
He said that all the hurdles were being removed to ensure early provision of better and advanced medical health cover to the people.
On occasion, while talking to the newsmen Provincial Minister for Special Education Punjab Ch.Muhammad Ikhlaq said that the Punjab government has released the development funds for ensuring the early completion of flyover construction project in Shahabpura, which had been lying left incomplete there for the last one year there.
He said that the now the actual developmental era has begun in Sialkot, as the PTI government was removing the three-decade long political deprivements of people of Sialkot by launching several public welfare and socio-economic welfare projects in Sialkot.
Ch.Ikhlaq said that the politics of One Man have ended now.
He said that the government all the stake holders will tell their monthly performance to the media in the larger public interest as well.
Chairman Sialkot International Airport Limited (SIAL) Nadeem Anwar Qureshi, President Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) Malik Muhammad Ashraf, Chairman Air Sial airline Fazal Jilani, Chairman Sialkot Dry Port Trust (SDPT) Naveed Iqbal Sheikh, President District Bar Association (DBA) Syed Najam Gillani, Principal Govt. Khawaja Muhammad Safdar Medical College Sialkot Prof. Dr. Tariq Mehmood Rehan, President Markazi Anjuman Tajraan Sialkot Mehar Ghulam Mujtaba, Deputy Commissioner Dr. Nasir Mehmood Bashir, District Police Officer (DPO) Capt. (Rtd) Mustansar Feroz, PTI Central Leader Umer Dar and others were also present on this occasion.
Source: VNS Sialkot