Wasu receives financial assistance from Balochistan government
Wasu Khan, the famed character of Shehzad Roy’s songs Apne Ullo Kitne Tedhe and Beya Beya, has received financial assistance from Balochistan Government.
It was a few days ago when Baloch singer’s appeal for financial assistance went viral on social media and caught the attention of Balochistan Chief Minister Jam Kamal.
Provincial Advisor on Sports and Culture Abdul khaliq Hazara is presenting check of #grant_money to ailing #folk_artist of Balochistan Mr. Wasu. pic.twitter.com/Jf4yOxyZPJ— Govt. of Balochistan (@dpr_gob) August 8, 2020
Celebrity singer Shehzad took to social media to share the details of meeting with CM Balochistan along with Wasu.
Wasu and I met the CM today and Wasu informed him that he has sold the land,I had bought for him & requested CM to give him a house. @jam_kamal assured that he will do his best to help him . We also discussed about education reforms in #Balochistan pic.twitter.com/T2B1wmSPGB— Shehzad Roy (@ShehzadRoy) August 8, 2020
In another tweet, he shared, for the last ten years he had been in touch with Wasu until he and his family contracted Corona.
While sharing a video message of Wasu, Shehzad wrote, “He did not call me, he said he didn’t want to trouble me more & wanted help from the govt. So I have come to Quetta to meet him, he asked me to take him to the CM, who we met, Here is Wasu sharing his story”.
last ten years I was constantly in touch with Wasu til my whole family got Corona.He did not cal me,he said he didnt want to trouble me more & wanted help from the govt. So I hav come to Quetta to meet him,he asked me to take him to the CM,who v met,Here is Wasu sharing his story pic.twitter.com/HNtw76BSml— Shehzad Roy (@ShehzadRoy) August 8, 2020
the Government of Balochistan’s spokesperson Liaquat Shahwani, in a tweet, shared that the government will help Wasu in his treatment and provide him other financial assistance.
معروف گلوکار #واسو ان دنوں بیمار و کسمپرسی کی ذندگی گزاررہے ہیں۔— Liaquat Shahwani (@LiaquatShahwani) August 6, 2020
انکے گھر کی حالت سے انکے معاشی حالات کااندازہ لگایا جاسکتا ہے۔
وزیر اعلی بلوچستان @jam_kamal نےچند روز قبل انکی مالی معاونت وعلاج معالجہ کااعلان کیا ہے اورکل وزیر اعلی سیکرٹریٹ میں انکی خدمت میں چیک پیش کرینگے۔ pic.twitter.com/Pc4ZAgJEti