PM to open 5 Centre-funded projects on 7th: Governor

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Zubair Yaqoob Governor Sindh Imran Ismail has confirmed that the Prime Minister Imran Khan will visit Karachi on March 7 to inaugurate five federal funded projects in Karachi. While confirming the visit, he said in a message on his Twitter account on Monday that he had invited the prime minister to inaugurate the projects and the premier accepted his invitation and would visit the city on March 07. Talking to Pakistan Observer, the Sindh Governor said that the prime minister would inaugurate five federal projects in the city including the three flyover projects at KDA Chowrangi, Five Star Chowrangi and Sakhi Hasan roundabout. The Prime minister will also inaugurate roads projects at Nishtar Road and Maghopir Road phase-I project, adding that Imran Khan would also head a meeting of coalition partners during his visit. It is to be noted that on Sunday Federal Planning Minister Asad Umar announced that Prime Minister Imran Khan will visit Karachi to inaugurate flyover projects constructed in Karachi. Asad Umar made the media statement while visiting three flyover projects in Karachi. Sindh Governor Imran Ismail, Planning Minister Asad Umar, Mayor Karachi Waseem Akhtar, Ali Zaidi, Firdous Shamim Naqvi, Ameenul Haq, Usama Qadri and other officials have visited the under-construction flyovers in Karachi on Monday. During the visit, Asad Umar was briefed over the construction and development progress of the flyovers being constructed at KDA, Five Star and Sakhi Hassan areas with the cost of Rs2.3 billion. The planning minister announced that PM Imran Khan will n visit Karachi sooto inaugurate the projects and the flyovers will be opened for public transport at the earliest.