Punjab Chief Minister announced to give 1 billion to artists trust
LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Chaudhry Peroz Elahi has established a special trust for the welfare of poor artists.
The Chief Minister of Punjab has announced a check of Rs 30 million to the son of late actor Tariq Teddy and a job in the Prime Minister’s house.
Parvez Elahi has announced that he will donate 1 billion rupees to the artists’ special trust. The monthly allowance for artists has increased from 5 thousand to 25 thousand rubles.
A law is about to be passed to establish a special trust for artists.
The Chief Minister of Punjab considers it a duty to take care of artists’ families in this regard, supporting artists’ families is not a favor to anyone but a responsibility.