Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar says practical measures will be taken for protection of women's rights and they will be provided with opportunities to get empowered.
Talking to a woman MPA Uzma Kardar in Lahore on Saturday, he said women folk should also play their due role for country's progress.
The Chief Minister said that more opportunities will be given to women living in rural and less developed areas of province.
He said that women will also be encouraged to take part in politics at grass root level.
Sardar Usman Buzdar said that policies evolved by Prime Minister will guarantee a prosperous Pakistan and effective strategy will be made for creating more job opportunities for women.
He said that principles of merit and transparency will be adopted and corruption will be eliminated.
Source: Radio Pakistan