Govt to re­move de­pri­va­tions of all prov­inces: min­is­ter

The Pak Banker - - 2 National -

PESHAWAR: Fed­eral Min­is­ter for Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Dr. Arbab Alam­gir Khan Khalil has said that the govern­ment is bring­ing all its re­sources into use to bring devel­op­ment and Pros­per­ity to Karachi and Sindh and said that we want to re­move the de­pri­va­tions from all the prov­inces.

The Min­is­ter said that our first pri­or­ity is to com­plete on­go­ing projects un­der the Na­tional High­way Author­ity.

He expressed these views while talk­ing to me­dia af­ter pre­sid­ing over a high level meet­ing in the Karachi of­fice of NHA. GM NHA Sind Syed Shab­bir Ali Shah and Mem­ber Added Projects Tu­fail

Ah­mad Sheikh and other high of­fi­cials also par­tic­i­pated in the meet­ing. On this oc­ca­sion, the Fed­eral Min­is­ter was given a de­tailed brief­ing over on­go­ing projects through­out Sind. Dr. Arbab Alam­gir Khan said that the present govern­ment be­lieves in merit and abil­ity , there­fore em­pha­sis should be given to com­plete all projects in ac­cor­dance with in­ter­na­tional stan­dards and clar­i­fied that no lax­ity and neg­li­gence will be tol­er­ated in this re­gard.

The Fed­eral Min­is­ter said that he per­son­ally vis­its Sind on the ex­clu­sive in­struc­tions of Pres­i­dent Asif Ali Zar­dari to su­per­vise all projects be­cause Karachi is given top pri­or­ity for be­ing the city of Sha­heed Be­nazir Bhutto.

Arbab Alam­gir Khan, while talk­ing to the me­dia said that, de­spite un­fa­vor­able cir­cum­stances, the per­for­mance of the govern­ment has been ex­cel­lent, which is a great honor and expressed the con­fi­dence that this per­for­mance will also take them suc­cess­fully through the next gen­eral elec­tions. -App

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