( Daily Newspaper Express Dated November 2, 2010 )
Punjab Minister for Labour & Manpower Muhammad Ashraf Khan Sohna has told daily Express that in Punjab 700 thousands industrial workers has been protected. Forty two Lac dependents of workers are being provided health and other facilities by Punjab Workers Welfare Board.
Minister told that in 38 education institutes, more than 23 thousands children of workers are being serves with free education and fulfilling their others needs like transport, shoes, uniforms and stipends. there are 11 large Hospitals, 5 small hospital and 281 medical centers in Punjab working under board.