Security of CPEC projects vital: Murad

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Karachi—Chief Minister of Sindh, Murad Ali Shah has said that security of projects being constructed under the umbrella of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor is vital and the government is attending to the requirements.
A meeting was convened by the Chief Minister in Sindh Secretariat with an agenda to discuss the $46 billion investment of neighbouring China in Pakistan.
Chief Secretary, Sindh Police Inspector General, Murtaza Wahab, Home Secretary and other dignitaries attended the meeting.
While addressing the participants, Murad Ali Shah said that China-Pakistan Economic Corridor would put Pakistan on track to fast-paced progress which is why security of the projects was a big concern. A dedicated security division has been setup by the federal government for the purpose, he said.
Shah said that there are supposed to be six wings in the division which would comprise of around 4,502 personnel of army as well as civil forces.—INP