Lahore, March 30, 2023 (PPI-OT): Under the historic Ramadan package of the Prime Minister of Pakistan and the Punjab government, 2 crore bags of free flour have been distributed to the citizens on the tenth day of the free flour scheme. Till 11:30 this morning, 31 lakh bags of flour have been distributed in Lahore Division, about 30 lakhs in Bahawalpur Division, about 26 lakh 30 thousand flour bags in Dera Ghazi Khan Division.
About 23 lakh flour bags in Gujranwala division, 24 lakhs 60 thousand in Faisalabad division, 22 lakh 40 thousand flour bags in Multan division have been provided to the citizens. Around 18 lakh bags of flour have been provided to the citizens in Sargodha division, 13 lakhs 35 thousand in Sahiwal division and 11 lakhs 10 thousand in Rawalpindi division.
Mohsin Naqvi congratulated the officers and staff working on the flour distribution centers and said that the administration and the police are doing this good work as a team work. Punjab Information Technology Board and the staff of other concerned departments are also working day and night. I pay tribute to the staff of administration, police, PITB and other departments on behalf of the Punjab government. You have done this work with the same spirit and hard work. to be carried forward.
Despite the rush of people, the arrangements at the centers are better than before. Mohsin Naqvi said that the Punjab government has decided to keep flour distribution centers closed on every Friday of Ramadan.
For more information, contact:
Office of the Chief Minister of Punjab
Government of the Punjab
8-Club Road, GOR-I, Lahore, Pakistan