Speaker of Balochistan Assembly, Rahila Durrani in a meeting with Sindh Governor, Muhammad Zubair, here Tuesday, discussed in detail the linkages developed between the two provinces via China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). It was appreciated that natural ports at the coast of Balochistan were not only being developed on strong and modern lines but also connected to port city of Karachi, a major international trade centre.
Speaker Rahila Durrani said inception of CPEC is leading towards a fresh era of well being for the people of Balochistan. “CPEC project particularly focuses on development of remote parts of Balochistan that will create job opportunities for the local population” she said. Rahila Durrani mentioned that the provincial and federal governments were on the same page with regard to mega projects in Balochistan. “The joint motive is to raise standard of living of the people across the province,” she said.—APP