Islamabad:Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar has inaugurated Rs4-billion Mailsi Siphon project and remodeling of SMB link canal during his visit to Vehari district.

The Chief Minister also inaugurated Daanish School at Tibba Sultan Pur and announced to set up Daanish schools at Taunsa Sharif and Bakhar. Speaking on the occasion, he said Rs4-billion project would bring about improvement in the irrigation system.

Usman Buzdar said agriculture is the backbone of national economy and government is making all out efforts to improve infrastructure supporting agriculture and to bring about positive change in the lifestyle of farming community.