Punjab govt reviews new local bodies bill
LAHORE: Deliberations of the new local bodies bill in Punjab is in final stage.
This was told in a high level meeting held chaired by Senior Provincial Minister Abdul Aleem Khan . Law Minister Punjab Mohammad Basharat Raja was also present on the occasion . The meeting discussed in detail the proposed recommendations.
While speaking the meeting, Abdul Aleem Khan said that keeping in view the past experiences best possible system would be introduced in which representatives of local bodies would not only be empowered but there would also system of check and balance to keep a vigilant eye on their working. Senior Minister told that in new set up even Councilor would be able to give developmental scheme through which powers would be delegated at grass root level and people’s problems would beresolved at the earliest , as well. He said that continuous process is on way to prepare solid and concrete proposals for the final approval of the Prime Minister.