QUETTA: Provincial Finance Minister Meer Zahoor Buledi on Wednesday chaired a high-level meeting in Commissioner Office Turbat reviewed Agriculture and QESCO departments’ affairs in Makran Division.
Commissioner Makran Division Capt retd Tariq Zehri, SE WAPDA Riyaz Patha, District official of Agriculture Department Haji Zahoor Ahmed, District Officer of MMD Shoib Akram and local farmers have attended the meeting.
Addressing the meeting Zahoor Buledi said, Agricultural, QESCO and other departments’ officials should visit Turbat City, District Kech and other areas of Makran Division in order to acknowledge public issues and address them on priority level,
“Majority people in Tehseel Buledi were connected with Agriculture sector but lack of electricity have been destroying their agricultural fields which would increase their economic woes while Tehseel Buleda has been fulfilling food needs of district Kech.” Zahoor Buledi added.
He directed QESCO and Agriculture Department officials to ensure provision of seeds and electricity for local farmers in order to boom Makran Division’s revenue.
The meeting also discussed replacement of damaged transformer in Buledi Grid Station. Provincial Minister issued directives to MMD officials regarding provision of Tractors and Bulldozer to local farmers.
The leader of local farmers Abdul Rehman has urged WAPDA officials to address low supply of electricity and immediate installation of new transformer in Buledi grid Station.