Islamabad, October 09, 2012 (PPI-OT): Mr. Ehsan-ul-Haq, President Zari Taraqqiati Bank Limited (ZTBL) called on Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf at the Prime Minister’s House this morning.
The Prime Minister said that ZTBL would prepare a scheme aimed at assisting small and medium farmers.
The Prime Minister expressed the hope that ZTBL would prepare a plan to help small farmers to increase their per acre yield so that their standard of living is raised by higher income
The Prime Minister said that the government expects that institutions like ZTBL would play their role in meeting the liquidity requirements of farmers’ particularly small and medium farmers. ZTBL, the Prime Minister said has an increasing role by ensuring that agriculture sector is facilitated by provision of funds for agricultural inputs and bridge financing in times of hardship.
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