KARACHI: Minister Planning and Development, Mir Hazar Khan Bijarani has said that whenever there is a mega project naturally some people raise certain reservations about it. Similarly reservations have been raised about CPEC and Thar coal project which will be resolved through dialogue .
This he said while addressing at a conference held in institute of strategic studies Islamabad held by Pakistan china study center. He further said that Dhabeji and keti bandar industrial parks and economic zones wil not only boost up local industry but will create maximum job opportunities. Thar coal and engro energy projects will produce energy sufficient enough to solve the energy crisis of the country. This project will provide local people with employment and residence. According to agreement people of Thar are share holders from the benefit of this project.
He told the audience that he was glad to see women of Thar driving tractors and vehicles there. He added that Karachi circular railway will be started soon. The CPEC promises a large network of rails and roads which will connect all provinces. He revealed that some foreign and local hands are busy to sabotage this huge project by spreading suspicions and rumors. But we will make all out efforts to defeat this malicious propaganda to the benefit of our people.