Multan declared big city by Punjab Government – MPA Abdul Waheed Araayin
Multan (Breaking News / Thursday, November 13th, 2014) – From Yesterday, Wednesday, 12/11/201, Multan has officially been declared as a ‘big city’ by the Punjab government. This notification will be w.e.f November 12, 2014.
Provincial Minister for Prisons Abdul Waheed Araayin told that the government finally awarded Multan the ‘big city’ status, a move which had been pending for at least ten years.
Civil society also lauded the step.
House rent allowance for officials in the city increased
DCO Multan Zahid Saleem Gondal said that house rent of the provincial and federal employees posted in the city will be increased from 15 per cent to 45 per cent while traveling and dining allowance for the government employees will also be doubled after this announcement.