LAHORE: Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Sharif on Wednesday announced that 3000 more houses would constructed under the low-cost Ashian Housing Scheme which he said was started for the labourers, widows and the poor, Geo News reported.

Addressing a meeting to review the progress in regard to Yellow Cab scheme and Ashian Housing Scheme, the Chief Minister said distribution of Cabs among the unemployed youth was underway while work on Ashiana-2 would be started soon.

Shahbaz Sharif said a one-window operation would be started in the Bank of Punjab for speedy completion of Yellow Cabs' distribution.