LAHORE, Pakistan: A delegation led by the Vice President South Asian Development Forum Ms. Shreen Arshad Khan met the Managing Director Punjab Small Industries Corporation (PSIC) Jameel Ahmed Jameel at his Office in Lahore on Wednesday.
Other members of the delegation included Ms. Ayesha Farooqi, Alia Khan, and Mohammad Yaseen. The Director Planning Khawaja Imran was also present in the meeting.
During the meeting, issues being faced by the women of South Punjab due to the COVID-19 pandemic were discussed.
On this occasion, the compliments were mentioned that women of South Punjab are hardworking and they can play an important role in the economic development of the region if they are given the opportunity.
It was noted that these women have a unique importance across the Country.
On the occasion, Jameel Ahmed Jameel said that Blue Pottery, Camel Skin, Glasswork, Embroidery, Apparel, and other handicrafts products manufactured in South Punjab are in demand all over the world and overseas Pakistani.
The managing director PSIC said that big investors can play a role in reducing regional poverty and backwardness significantly.
Jameel Ahmed directed the Regional Director Punjab Small Industries Corporation Bahawalpur to resolve the issues and assist the delegation in Bahawalpur.