Aug 18

Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif rewards Matric position holders

Cm Punjab shahbaz sharif Matric posation holderChief Minister Shehbaz Sharif earlier today rewarded Position Holders of Matriculation Examinations from all over Pakistan.Cash prizes worth 5.5 crore rupees were distributed along with merit certificates.

1st position holders were awarded [highlight]400,000[/highlight] rupees each, 2nd position holders [highlight]300,000 [/highlight]each and 3rd position holders [highlight]200,000[/highlight] each.

Teachers who performed well were awarded 100,000 rupees each. CM paid special tribute to a student from Jampur tehsil of Rajanpur, Ayaz who obtained 2nd position in DG Khan Board. Ayaz whose mother had passed away and whose father is suffering from paralysis, drives a rickshaw to earn for his family.CM Rewards Position Holders Cash Priza 004

CM announced that as Punjab Education Endowment Fund scholarships are being awarded to 50,000 deserving students totally on merit and the scope of this Fund is being broadened to cover more students.

[highlight]Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif Matric position holders Cash Prize[/highlight]

  • 1st position holders Cash Prize 400,000
  • 2nd position holders Cash Prize 300,000
  • 3rd position holders Cash Prize 200,000

     

Dec 01

Shahbaz Sharif launches 20,000 Helmet for All’ drive in Punjab

Lahore (Thursday, November 29, 2012 ) – Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has vowed to provide 20,000 helmets free of cost or for just one rupee each across the province of Punjab.

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He also said that the Punjab government was launching a programme to provide free helmets to the deserving youth the province. In the first phase of this programme, he said, around 20,000 helmets would be distributed.

Shabaz Sharif addressed a joint gathering of Safe Community Pakistan and Rescue 1122 in Lahore on Thursday.

Punjab Chief Minister said in his address that there are laws for everything in the province but a lot needs to be done for implementation of those. He promised to enforce laws to protect costly lives and avoid lethal accidents in the province.

Shahbaz Sharif distributed helmets amongst the Rescue 1122 staff and boarded on a motor-bike with a helmet fixed on head.

He announced on the occasion to provide 20,000 helmets free or for just one rupee each in Punjab for motor-bike riders’ security.

Jul 12

METRO BUS Launched First time in Pakistan

LAHORE – Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has said that the provincial government is introducing a new transport culture in the shape of metro bus service through which commuters will not only get rid of uncomfortable and old traveling means but they will reach their destination on time through rapid and comfortable transport. first metro bus

Addressing the meeting held to review the progress on the project of metro bus service on Sunday, he said the work on the project of metro bus service was going on speedily. He said this project was a revolution in the public transport sector which will help transform the public transport system according to international standard.

Shahbaz Sharif said the project of metro bus service reflected the public service vision of Punjab government. He said under this vision, government resources were being utilised for improving the condition of common man and the development work on the first phase of 32 kilometer long metro bus service project from Gajumata to Shahdara was being carried out speedily. The chief minister said the bus stops of metro bus service had been designed keeping in view the needs of the passengers where level boarding would be arranged for the disabled and old age passengers for boarding in the bus. He said that the passengers would feel comfort due to facility of fan, potable water and clean toilets on these bus stops.

Terming the project of metro bus service a great cultural change in public transport system in Pakistan, Shahbaz Sharif directed that the provision of facility of escalators for disabled passengers should also be considered. He said that the air-conditioned bus service in the hot weather of Punjab was not less than a blessing for citizens. He said the uncomfortable traveling means like chingchi and old buses were against the human dignity. Therefore, comfortable and rapid public transport of international standard is being introduced for commuters, he added.

Shahbaz Sharif said women, students, disabled and common man equally benefit from this facility. He said that due to the high standard of metro bus service, the people belonging to elite segment will also prefer to travel with common man in these buses as this service will be rapid, comfortable and reliable. Shahbaz Sharif directed that beautiful landscaping of flyovers be made coming in the route of metro bus service.

He said that due to use of horticulture expertise, the concrete structure will give an eye-catching look naturally. Earlier, representative of NESPAK Azhar Masood informed the meeting about various technical aspects of metro bus service.

Chairman Lahore Transport Company Khawaja Ahmad Hasaan, Vice Chairman Mehr Ishtiaq Ahmad, Head of Metro Bus Authority Sibtain Fazl-e-Haleem, Chairman Planning & Development, Provincial Secretaries, DG LDA and other officers attended the meeting.