Karachi, March 02, 2015 (PPI-OT): Sindh Minister for Information and local Government Sharjeel Inam Memon has said that Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) has always given preference and extended help to handicapped and workers. He said PPP is a party of peasants, workers and after founder PPP Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto and Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto, Chairperson PPP Bilawal Bhutto and Co chairperson PPP former President Asif Ali Zardari is taking ahead their vision to serve the masses and poor people.
He said it is top priority of the PPP Govt to provide jobs to the handicapped all over the province as well as to resolve their problems. Minister said government was fully alive in this regard and various measures were being taken for the welfare of such less privileged people.
Sharjeel Inam Memon said this while talking to three handicapped persons who were provided special motor cycles for handicapped during a distribution ceremony at his office here on Monday. The three persons arrived here from Kandhkot to receive special motor cycles were Mohammed Sualeh, Bashir Ahmed and Maula Dad.
Minister delivered these gifts to these people by his own hand besides some cash. These three special people thanked minister for good gesture shown by him for providing them special motor cycles. Minister speaking on the occasion said it is the duty of the government to help each and every person of this province particularly to those who have become handicapped due to some reason.
He said the founder of PPP Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto who made the constitution of the country provided complete protection to minorities in the constitution had also fixed a special quota for handicapped in the constitution.
He said that present PPP government provided jobs to handicapped people and not only this they were given jobs more than the specified quota and still we have continued this mission. He said these three persons from Kandhkot had earlier submitted an application to him in Sindh assembly that they need motor cycles for travelling purpose.
Minister said for this purpose these special motor cycles were manufactured in a minimum time and today they are delivered. He said these three people through their courage preferred to do business instead of government jobs and now they are doing their own business, he added.
Minister said when these people had travelling problems in their business they had requested him for special motor cycles. They were provided motor cycles in minimum time and said he has not anything great for these handicapped but it was their due right which was fulfilled by him. Later these three persons were seen off by the minister who departed for Kamdhkot and gave some gifts and cash for travelling purpose.
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