Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif has termed the pace of development work in Gwadar as unsatisfactory and said that several projects have been delayed due to lack of dredging.
Addressing the inauguration ceremony of East Bay Expressway in Gwadar, he said that Gwadar Airport was given by the Chinese President as a grant and the foundation stone of Gwadar Airport was laid in 2017-18.
Referring to the previous government, the Prime Minister said that drilling had not taken place in the past and thus many issues were delayed and I was informed that the water reserves could be depleted. There was drinking water in the house.
He urged Ahsan Iqbal to meet the concerned ministers and complete each project on time. Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif urged that work should be started immediately for desalination plant for Gwadar city.
Shahbaz Sharif said that in order to alleviate the water shortage, desalination plants would have to be set up at a cost of billions of rupees. Can go
He said that desalination plant should be set up for Gwadar without wasting any more time and solar plants should be set up for Gwadar and adjoining areas.
Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif said that China was providing solar panels to 3,200 families living in Gwadar while it would be a pleasure and a good thing if they could bring electricity from Iran.
Also talking about Rs 30 increase in petrol price, Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif said that last night petrol prices had to be increased, for a week he tried his best not to impose additional burden on the people but the previous government The previous government did not realize the need to provide relief to the people.
Shahbaz Sharif said that when he realized the success of the no-confidence motion, he reduced the price of oil, after which we had to pay extra burden because we had no other solution but with a subsidy of Rs 2,000 per month for 80 million people. Of
It may be recalled that Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif has arrived in Quetta on a one-day visit where he was received by the Chief Minister of Balochistan at the airport.
Shahbaz Sharif made an aerial tour of Gwadar Port and inaugurated the East Bay Expressway. The Prime Minister also called on a delegation of Chinese companies.