MARDAN: Federal Minister for Social Welfare and Special Education Khawaja Muhammad Khan Hoti has said that he would soon kick off mega-projects in Mardan so that job opportunities could be created. Talking to delegations comprising of local people he said that unemployment and poverty was widespread in Mardan area adding that he would try to resolve basic problems of the area. He said that providing jobs was his first priority.
Hoti also said that he would soon invite Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gillani to open mega-projects in the area. He said that that the losses caused by the floods previous year will be compensated soon and the damaged bridge would soon be repaired.-SANA