Briefing on village projects

Lahore—Secretary Livestock and Dairy Development, Muhammad Irfan Elahi, has visited the Punjab Livestock and Dairy Development Board (PLDDB).

The Chief Executive of PLDDB, Major. General (R) Muhammad Ali Khan, briefed the secretary in detail on activities of the board.

Informing about its projects aimed at upliftment of rural youths, the chief executive said in the first and second phase 286 youths were working as artificial insemination assistants while 286 women were working as livestock extension workers who belonged to Muzaffargarh, Layyah, Dera Ghazi Khan, Rajanpur, Narowal, Bhakkar, Sialkot and Mianwali districts.

He said that all of them were now working in the field after training from PLDDB.—APP

Source: http://pakobserver.net/detailnews.asp?id=170138