Model Sasta Bazaars to be set up in various districts
LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has said that model Sastay Bazars with best facilities will be set up in Lahore, Kasur, Sheikhupura, Faisalabad, Gujranwala, Sialkot, Rawalpindi and Bahawalpur for providing quality meat, fruits, vegetables and daily use items to the people at one place.
Later, this project will be expanded to other cities of the province, he added. The Chief Minister directed Secretary Industries to submit a final plan with regard to setting up model sastay bazaars within one week and the work should be started on this welfare project immediately. He was presiding over a high level meeting regarding setting up Sastay Bazars, here today. MNAs Muhammad Afzal Khokhar, Mian Marghoob Ahmad, MPA Mian Mohsin Latif, Secretary Industries, Commissioner Lahore, DCO Lahore and concerned officers attended the meeting. Secretary Industries gave detailed briefing on model Sunday Bazaars of Islamabad and Sunday Bazaars in the province.
Addressing the meeting, Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif said that the life of poor people has become miserable in the present era of price-hike and provision of relief to them is not less than a kind of worship. He said that the work on the project of setting up Sastay Bazaars with best facilities in the nine districts of Punjab should be started immediately so that the people could get benefit from these bazaars. -App