PESHAWAR, 11 August: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Senior Minister for Local Government and Rural Development Inayatullah has said that special attention is being given to ensure availability of Halal Food in the province and for the purpose Halal Food Authority will soon be established in the province.

He told that health, Livestock, Food and other departments are trying to promote Halal Food and said that being a Muslim it was our duty to make Halal Food accessible to all Muslims in the country and even to the Muslim World.

He expressed these views during a meeting with “Halal Awareness and Research Council” staff where Secretary Local Government Sayyed Jamal Uddin, Deputy Director Food Asmatullah  Marwat, Director General of “Halal Awareness and Research Council” Asmat Gul Khattak, Director Iqbal Khalil, Afaq Shamsi, Iftikhar Khan and other officers of Food Department were present.