Peshawar: A preparatory meeting of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government to discuss issues pertaining to council of common interests (CCI) was held Tuesday here with the Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak in the chair. The Chief Secretary Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Amjad Ali Khan, Secretary to CM Dr. Shahzad Bangash, Secretary Inter Provincial Coordination Tariq Jameel and other concerned officers attended the meeting.
The matters with regard to federal government with reference to rights of the province came under discussion during the meeting. It reviewed in detail the current position of federal government commitments extended to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government at CCI level regarding various issues of public interests.
The Chief Minister on this occasion particularly discussed the matters relating to power generation, exploration of natural resources, federal and the provincial government responsibilities in the wake of 18th constitution amendment, higher education and salary and other benefits for lady health workers.