Lahore: Punjab government has welcomed the announcement of the federal government regarding reduction in power tariff and said that after substantial decrease in the prices of petroleum products, reduction in the price of electricity is a gift for the masses.In a statement,the Chief Minister said that the decision of Pakistan Muslim League-N government to reduce the price of electricity will provide relief to the masses. He said that PML-N government will continue to take measures for the welfare and betterment of the people. He said that service to the masses is the motto of PML-N and this process will continue under the leadership of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.
He said that Pakistan will continue to make progress and the elements involved in sit-ins will not be able to hamper this process. He said that those involved in politics of protest and anarchy should know that no hurdle will be tolerated in the process of service to 18 crore people of the country.