KARACHI: Prime Minister Imran Khan will arrive in Karachi on a day long visit today.
Prime Minister Imran Khan, during the visit, will distribute cheques among beneficiaries of subsidised business loans under his government’s Kamyab Jawan Programme – Youth Entrepreneurship Scheme.
The cheques distribution ceremony will be held at the governor house.
During the visit, he will meet a delegation of prominent businessmen besides attending the fund raising event of Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital.
Sindh Governor Imran Ismail, federal ministers and a large number of youths selected under the loan programme have been invited to attend a ceremony scheduled to be held at the Governor House. PM Imran will distribute cheques among the youths selected from across Sindh.
Special Advisor to the PM for Youth Affairs Usman Dar has asserted that provision of employment to youths at the earliest was among the top priorities of the government.
“The premier has allocated highest-ever budget in the country’s history for youths,” Mr Dar said, adding that the government was initiating distribution of loans across Sindh and other parts of the country on an immediate basis.
“Millions of Sindh’s youths have come under the banner of the successful youth program that will increase employment and reduce poverty” Mr Dar added, while pointing out that the government would provide best guidance and training to youths under its patronage.