TOBA TEK SINGH-A World Bank delegation visited Gojra Municipal Committee office on Wednesday and discussed with the chairman, councillors and other officials the development projects underway in the area.

The delegation which consisting Emanuel of Uganda, Punjab Municipal Development Fund Company (PMDFC) Manager General Iftikhar Rasool, General Manager Shoaib Iftikhar, Ms Uzma Sadaf and Muhammad Imran was briefed by MC chief officer Zahid Fareed Tarar on the budget, development schemes and MC infrastructure. The team members said that Gojra was among 18 municipal institutions of Punjab to be financially assisted by World Bank from its grant of Rs 20 billion allocated for them.

DEATH: The mother of District Bar Association former president Asghar Ali died on Wednesday after protracted illness. Scores of citizens, judges, lawyers and government officers attended the funeral prayer in Islampura locality graveyard.