LAHORE:A delegation of farmers, led by Pakistan Kissan Ittehad Chairman Chaudhry Muhammad Anwar, met Punjab Minister for Trade & Industry Mian Aslam Iqbal at Chief Minister’s office on Thursday.
The delegation apprised the minister about various problems being faced by them.
Mian Aslam Iqbal assured the delegation of solving their genuine problems on priority basis. He said. “Prosperity of farmers is, in fact, development of the country.”
The minister said that 32 model bazaars were available for farmers in the province and asked them to bring their commodities to those bazaars where every possible facility would be extended by the government.
Punjab Food Minister Samiullah Chaudhry said that every possible facility would be provided to farmers so that they could access the grain markets.
Agriculture Secretary and others were also present on the occasion.