LAHORE: Minister for Law, Parliamentary Affairs and Local Government & Community Development Basharat Raja on Wednesday said the PTI government was determined to bring real change in the country through transfer of powers to the people at grassroots level for which new local bodies’ law was being introduced.
Addressing a meeting at his office here, he said the new law would have ability to resolve peoples’ problems at their doorsteps as it would give them decision power to identify their own problems and easy access to their elected LB representatives.
He said, “Our party is committed to enact a comprehensive and effective Local Bodies’ law in accordance with the vision of Prime Minister Imran Khan who wants to improve the condition of the poor and the deprived population. If our local bodies system will be strengthened, the democracy will be more beneficial and fruitful for the common man”.
He said that all political parties should support the government in its people’s friendly agenda and assist in approval of the new law from the assembly so that the public could get benefits in form of development and state of the art service delivery.