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FISH FARMERS ASSOCIATION PUNJAB DELEGATION INITIATED DIALOGUE WITH SYED FAKHAR IMAM

Fish Farmers Association Punjab delegation met Minister National Food Security, Syed Fakhar Imam. Farmers briefed the minister about the challenges of aquaculture farmers and industry Pakistan. Minister has assured that earliest possible actions will be put in place to tackle these challenges. The representative of Fish Farmers Association Punjab were Choudhary Sallahudin Jutt- President Multan, Choudhary Ishfaq – President- Khanewal, Rana Shamshad Ali – President Muzzafargarh, Hassan Saho, Rizwan  and Dr. Shahzad Naveed Jadoon- CEO/Director Alltech Pakistan Pvt. Ltd. | Executive members.  Mr. Junaid Watto –CEO of Fisheries Development Board  (FBD) and Mr. Khalid Mahmood Khokar –President kissan Ittehad  were also present. While elaborating the challenges, representatives brought to attention a serious matter of electricity tariff. They urged for withdrawal of the recent electricity tariff bill for support of farmer and industry to prosper. The minister directed to take necessary measures to effectively deal with farmers challenges and maximum facilitate the farmers for the development of fisheries and aquaculture sector in the country. The delegation thanked the minister.