Provision of fundamental rights our first priority, says Elahi
Punjab Assembly Speaker Chaudhry Pervez Elahi on Saturday said that the provision of fundamental rights to the citizens was first priority of their collation government.
According to the 24NewsHD TV channel, he was talking to Senate Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani who called on him along with a delegation here at his residence.
In the meeting, Sanjrani felicitated the Punjab Assembly speaker on his son Ch Moonis Elahi’s inclusion in the federal cabinet and also inquired after the health of former premier Ch Shujat Hussain.
Senator Kamil Ali Agha was also present in the meeting whereas the delegation included Senator Sarfaraz Bugti, Senator Dilawar Khan, Senator Abdul Qadir, and Malik Faisal.
In the meeting, views were exchanged about the prevailing national political situations including Balochistan and matters of mutual interest.
Chairman Senate Sadiq Sanjrani appreciated Elahi for getting senators elected unopposed from Punjab and completing the political process in a positive manner.
The chairman appreciated Elahi for conducting the Punjab Assembly affairs smoothly especially maintaining a balance between the government and opposition benches to run the process of legislation in the house in a peaceful manner.
Sanjrani also said that the journey of progress together with the allied parties would continue.
Paying thanks to Sanjrani, the Punjab Assembly speaker said that due to joint efforts of Prime Minister Imran Khan and Pakistan Muslim League Quaid (PML-Q) Punjab was treading on the path of progress.
Elahi said that the previous governments had deprived the people of basic facilities by stopping our welfare development projects.