‘Industrial zones being modernised’


Punjab Minister for Industries & Trade Mian Aslam Iqbal has visited Quaid-i-Azam Industrial Estate Kot Lakhpat on Friday where he met with the industrialists, traders and office-bearers of Chamber of Commerce & Industries Bahawalpur.
Matters related to industrial estate Bahawalpur, establishment of new industrial estates and their colonization were discussed in the meeting. While talking on the occasion, the minister said that business of real estate was run in the name of industrial estate in the past, now it will not be possible. Hundred percent colonization of industrial estate will be ensured and industrial units will be ensured at every plot sold out in industrial estates, he added.
He said that latest infrastructure was being provided in industrial zones which will bring investment of billions of dollars. He said that biggest industrial estate of the country was being established on the land of 20 thousand acres in Muzaffargarh and Layyah and there was scope to further extend it. Aslam Iqbal said that journey of ending deprivations of south Punjab has been started and this region will be made prosper by establishing network of industries in the area.
He said that Pakistan has steered out from difficult situation and economy has stabilized which will help to generate new job opportunities. He said that masses gave us mandate to eliminate corruption and government will meet this challenge.