Improved agriculture can put country on way to progress: Fakhar

MULTAN: Former speaker national assembly, Syed Fakhar Imam Sunday said, by paying attention on agriculture sector country could be on road to progress.

Addressing a seminar at Jalalpur Pirwala, he said that agriculture sector was backbone of the country’s economy so special attention should be paid on this sector.

He said that 70 per cent cotton, rice, wheat, sugarcane, canola and maize were cultivated in south Punjab and the government should provide maximum relief to farmers.