Federal Minister for Defence, Water and Power Khawaja Muhammad Asif has announced the early establishment of Sialkot Campuses of Agriculture University Faisalabad and Bahria University at Sialkot for providing the quality higher education to the local students at local level.
He added that the processing of establishing the Sialkot Campuses of National University of Science and Technology (NUST) and Textile University was rapidly under progress. He said that the government has already a special tranche of Rs.180 million for NUST campus at Sialkot. He stated this while addressing the party workers at PML-N House Sialkot here today.
Federal Defence Minister revealed that the construction work of establishing the mega project of Sialkot-Lahore Motorway has been started at various places near Daska, Sambrial and Sialkot.
He said that this project would be completed within a stipulated period of next one and half years. He said that the project of Sialkot-Lahore Motorway has been extended to Kharian-Gujrat, Dina-Jhelum, Mirpur, Muzaffarabad-AJK as well.
Khawaja Asif revealed that the Sialkot-Lahore Motorway would also be linked with the CPEC soon as well.—INP