ANL 23.10 Decreased By ▼ -0.70 (-2.94%)
ASC 16.10 Decreased By ▼ -0.30 (-1.83%)
ASL 22.25 Decreased By ▼ -0.40 (-1.77%)
BOP 8.55 Increased By ▲ 0.17 (2.03%)
BYCO 8.96 Increased By ▲ 0.15 (1.7%)
FCCL 18.07 Decreased By ▼ -0.40 (-2.17%)
FFBL 24.45 Decreased By ▼ -0.15 (-0.61%)
FFL 17.90 Decreased By ▼ -0.15 (-0.83%)
FNEL 8.40 Decreased By ▼ -0.14 (-1.64%)
GGGL 22.09 Decreased By ▼ -0.21 (-0.94%)
GGL 43.18 Decreased By ▼ -0.77 (-1.75%)
HUMNL 7.02 Decreased By ▼ -0.15 (-2.09%)
JSCL 20.85 Decreased By ▼ -0.73 (-3.38%)
KAPCO 37.90 Decreased By ▼ -0.20 (-0.52%)
KEL 3.61 Increased By ▲ 0.01 (0.28%)
MDTL 3.00 Decreased By ▼ -0.07 (-2.28%)
MLCF 36.30 Decreased By ▼ -0.18 (-0.49%)
NETSOL 153.30 Decreased By ▼ -4.45 (-2.82%)
PACE 5.98 Decreased By ▼ -0.03 (-0.5%)
PAEL 31.20 Decreased By ▼ -0.45 (-1.42%)
PIBTL 9.36 Decreased By ▼ -0.11 (-1.16%)
POWER 7.90 Decreased By ▼ -0.14 (-1.74%)
PRL 20.85 Decreased By ▼ -0.13 (-0.62%)
PTC 10.40 Increased By ▲ 0.02 (0.19%)
SILK 1.67 Decreased By ▼ -0.02 (-1.18%)
SNGP 43.19 Decreased By ▼ -0.56 (-1.28%)
TELE 22.06 Decreased By ▼ -0.64 (-2.82%)
TRG 173.50 Decreased By ▼ -2.41 (-1.37%)
UNITY 36.20 Decreased By ▼ -0.77 (-2.08%)
WTL 3.25 Decreased By ▼ -0.08 (-2.4%)
BR100 4,979 Decreased By ▼ -47.44 (-0.94%)
BR30 24,460 Decreased By ▼ -312.8 (-1.26%)
KSE100 46,636 Decreased By ▼ -284.38 (-0.61%)
KSE30 18,480 Decreased By ▼ -177.85 (-0.95%)

Coronavirus
VERY HIGH Source: covid.gov.pk
Pakistan Deaths
27,135
6324hr
Pakistan Cases
1,221,261
2,51224hr
4.4% positivity
Sindh
449,349
Punjab
420,615
Balochistan
32,722
Islamabad
103,923
KPK
170,738

PESHAWAR: PM Imran Khan on Wednesday announced the launch of 3G and 4G internet services in South Waziristan to ensure the technological development of tribal districts.

Addressing a gathering of tribal notables during a cheque distribution ceremony under the Kamyab Jawan Programme, the PM said that the launch of high-speed internet was in line with bringing development in South Waziristan.

He said development of tribal areas was government’s top priority with special emphasis on the education sector and provision of livelihoods to the people of the areas.

He said that apart from giving scholarships to the youth, schools, colleges, universities and technical institutes will be established in the tribal districts.

He said the loans under the Kamyab Jawan Programme are just the beginning and its scope will be further expanded. He said more funds will be added from next year in this programme. The premier said that road infrastructure will also be developed so that the farmers could easily take their produce to the markets. Referring to the potential of the area in the olive oil production, he said a massive plantation will be started in the tribal areas from next month.

He said this project will enhance the income level of the people and they will not be required to find jobs in other cities.

The PM said that each family in the tribal districts will be provided with a health insurance card under which they will be able to get medical treatment worth seven hundred thousand rupees per year.

Prime Minister Imran Khan was on a day-long visit to South Waziristan to launch several development projects.

Regarding the plan to plant olive trees, the PM said that by planting olive trees in South Waziristan, we will bring a revolution.

He furthermore maintained that Waziristan is the best area for olive trees in the world. Olive trees will be planted here from next month. The olive tree will be handed over to the locals for protection. The income from the olive tree will be so much that you will not have to go to Karachi or Dubai, he added.

Copyright Business Recorder, 2021

Comments

Comments are closed.