Lahore : Chief Secretary Punjab Capt (r) Zahid Saeed has said that role of civil officers especially deputy commissioners is commendable in improvement in overall governance, health, education and other sectors and progress of the province. He remarked that it is the result of hard work and untiring efforts of the officers that ‘speedy progress of Punjab’ has become a dictum.
Addressing a meeting of deputy commissioners at Civil Secretariat here on Thursday, the Chief Secretary said that owing to the hard work and professionalism of the administrative officers provision of amenities to people were ensured.
DHQ and TQH hospitals have been transformed into state-of-the-art health facilities due to revolutionary measures in health sector, he mentioned. He said that he is satisfied with the performance of officers, however there is always room for improvement.
The officers should continue work with the same spirit and dedication. He also lauded Additional Chief Secretary Home Azam Suleman and Chairman Planning and Development Jahanzeb Khan for their support and cooperation.
The deputy commissioners thanked the Chief Secretary for encouraging them.