Govt to ensure protection of life, property of every citizen, Punjab Assembly informed


Lahore, Jan. 25 (TNS): Punjab Law Minister Muhammad Basharat Raja has said that government will ensure protection of life and property of every citizen.

Winding up the debate on the law and order situation in the province in the provincial assembly in Lahore on Friday, he said the government took swift action against persons responsible for the Sahiwal tragedy and law will take its due course in this test case.

Several other members from both treasury and opposition benches including Rana Muhammad Iqbal Khan, Samsam Bukhari, Chaudhry Muhammad Iqbal and Syed Hassan Murtaza took part in the discussion.  

A bill about establishment of Mir Chakar Khan Rind University of Technology in Dera Ghazi Khan was also introduced in the house.

The House also approved an amendment in the Rules & Procedures of Punjab Assembly 1997, Formation of standing committees was also approved by the House.

Later, the Deputy Speaker Sardar Dost Muhammad Mazari prorogued the session.