PR No. 41 Islamabad: December 5, 2016.
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif chaired a meeting of the provincial leaders of PML-N Punjab here at the Prime Minister House today. The political leaders of PML-N briefed the Prime Minister about the elections of Mayors and Deputy Mayors after the local body elections in the Province.
The Prime Minister said that democracy cannot flourish without well functional local bodies. Local bodies also serve as nurseries for providing trained and well versed leadership at the provincial level and later on at the national level, the Prime Minister stated.
The meeting was attended Khawaja Muhammad Asif, Minister for Defence, Ch Nisar Ali Khan, Minister for Interior, Mr Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, Minister for Petroleum, Mr Ahsan Iqbal, Minister for Planning, Khawaja Saad Rafique, Minister for Railway, Mr Pervez Rashid, Senator, Dr Asif Kirmani, SAPM, Mr Hamza Shahbaz Sharif, MNA, Raja Ashfaq Sarwar, Minister for Labour, Punjab, Rana Sana Ullah Khan, Minister for Law Punjab, Malik Nadeem Kamran, Minister for P&D, Punjab, Mr Mansha Ullah Butt, Minister for Local Govt, Punjab, Mr Saud Majeed, Senator, Mehar Ishtiaq Ahmed, MNA, Mr Muhammad Pervez Malik, MNA, Mr Sami Ullah Khan