President For Better Strategy To Enhance Agricultural Production In Balochistan
President Dr. Arif Alvi on Tuesday called for a better strategy to address the issue of water shortage and achieve enhanced agricultural production in Balochistan - a land of natural resources and hardworking people
QUETTA, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 3rd Aug, 2021 ) :President Dr. Arif Alvi on Tuesday called for a better strategy to address the issue of water shortage and achieve enhanced agricultural production in Balochistan - a land of natural resources and hardworking people.
The President while addressing the inaugural ceremony of "Balochistan Green Tractor Programme" appreciated the projects, initiated by the provincial government for the development of agriculture sector.
The President said that Balochistan, being a major contributor in the country's total livestock production, was a full of natural resources.
He said that agriculture and livestock production sectors were the noble professions of Prophets and belonged to human history, adding that with the passage of time and increase in population, these sectors achieved progress and were developing due to modern technology.
The President cited the example of Vietnam, which, he said having a coastline smaller than Balochistan took its fisheries exports from the initial worth US $ 300 million to US $ 10 billion per annum due to better strategy and concentration.
He said that elected representatives of Balochistan will have to play their active role in sustainable development of the province through right decisions.
He said that contrary to the past, when wrong decisions were made regarding the mineral resources in Balochistan, the present government was taking measures for improvement which would also help rectify past mistakes.