As per directions of CM Punjab, steps are being taken for the welfare of poets and writers across the province. In this regard, financial assistance of poets and writers is also being provided from Reuters Welfare Fund under the patronage of Deputy Commissioner Agha Zaheer Abbas Shirazi. A function was held in which the Deputy Commissioner handed over checks of financial assistance of Rs. 40,000 to Ajmal Khamoosh and Ghulam Shabbir Bagri
ADCR Muhammad Ikram Malik and District Information Officer were also present on the occasion. Addressing the function, the Deputy Commissioner said that the Punjab government is taking practical steps for the welfare of poets and writers. Encouragement is a good initiative of Punjab government.