Govt taking steps for Balochistanís development: Gorgaij
ISLAMABAD, Jul 31 (APP): Federal Minister for Postal Services Sardar Umar Gorgaij on Tuesday said that the Pakistan Peoples Party government after coming into power, had taken many initiatives for the development of Balochistan.He said that the present government had announced Aghaz-e-Haqooq-e-Balochistan package for providing relief to the people of the province.He said that the fedearl government had transferred the powers to the provinces through NFC Award.Talking to Pakistan Television channel, he said that all the issues of Balochistan should be settled through dialogue. Appreciating the efforts of President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf, he said that several projects had been initiated in different districts of Balochistan due to the personal interest of the PPP leadership. The minister said that the credit went to the PPP leadership, who struggled for the rights of the Baloch people, besides initiating different projects,including providing gas and electricity to make the area at par with other developed parts of the country.