KASUR    -  Secretary Industries Punjab Ahmed Javed Bajwa said that the leather city was be­ing setup in the district with a cost of Rs1.15 billion and in this connection Rs300 million will be spent during the current fiscal year. He expressed these views here in the meeting at committee room, DC office on Tuesday in which concerned officials were also present.

The meeting reviewed leather service center (Te­vta), Government Institute of Leather Technology and Kasur Tanneries Waste Management Agency (KTWMA) in detail. The meeting was briefed that courses including leather processing,leather gar­ments stitching, leather gloves, leather shoe up­pers, leather goods and auto cad were offered in the institute. The secretary during his visit to all said that the tanning industry played a vital role in the progress an development of the sector