LAHORE - Punjab Assembly Opposition Leader Mian Mehmoodur Rasheed has warned the provincial government of strong protests if the rulers fail to present a people friendly budget today (Friday).

Talking to the media outside the Punjab Assembly on Thursday, he stated the state institutions have reached on the verge of destruction due to corruption 400 billion rupees annually. Mehmood, who is also a senior PTI leader said, said without accountability the country could not be put on the road to real progress.

Meanwhile, PTI Punjab organizer Ch Muhammad Sarwar appointed Shafqat Mehmood as party organiser for Lahore and Mehr Wajid as deputy organiser.