"Government of Punjab strives to improve the lives and livelihoods of vulnerable communities with dignity through provision of home and amenities to engender sense of pride to be a citizen of Pakistan."
The destruction of 498,000 houses in devastating flood 2010 provoked the Government of Punjab to plan for the rehabilitation of vulnerable distressed people. Government of Punjab determined for the provision of shelter with improved standard of living in a scheme of Model Villages in 22 different locations of 7 flood affected districts of Punjab.
With the inception of year 2011, the construction of the 22 model villages was instigated and completed in the record history time. The Model Villages contemplation is not merely a project of provision of shelters but is furnished with all sophisticated amenities like School, Dispensary, Community Center, TEVTA Center, Livestock Shed etc. Regular supply of Power and Fuel Energy is ensured by installing the most cutting edge technology like Solar Panel and Bio Gas Plant. The livelihoods have been taken care of through provision of shops and trainings of enterprise development.