Pakistan News Service

Sunday Aug 19, 2018, Zul-hijjah 7, 1439 Hijri
Logo
LATEST :
Pakistan News Home -> Tribune Corner -> News Details

Democratic system in country would continue: Shahid Khaqan

29 January, 2018

  Related News  
SC issued notices to Nawaz Sharif-Jahangir Tareen
Pak-Indonesia agreed to increase tariff lines under the existing mechanism
  More on this View All

KARACHI: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Sunday said the continuity in the development policies of the PML-N government would be ensured as these were aimed at the collective benefits of all the countrymen.

He said changes in the governments should have no bearing upon the policies initiated for the collective progress and prosperity of the country.

The prime minister was addressing the inauguration ceremony of the North Bound Carriageway which was part of much awaited Lyari Expressway project. The entire expressway became operational immediately after its inauguration. The total length of project including ramps is 38 km with a construction cost of Rs 10 billion. It includes four interchanges at Sorab Goth, Manghopir, Sir Shah Suleman and Maripur. Besides, 20 major bridges are also part of the project.

The prime minister said democratic system in the country would continue and the electorate would decide about the formation of new government in the upcoming general election to be held in July. He said his government was ensuring continuity in the execution of all development projects, adding with united efforts by all the stakeholders, the issues confronting port city Karachi would ultimately be resolved. With devotion and hard work, such objectives could be achieved, the prime minister said. It was a distinction of the PML-N government which had always taken the lead by initiating and executing the mega development projects across the country, he added.

A vast network of 1700 km motorway with six lanes was being completed, he told the gathering, adding that during his recent visit to Davos, certain countries expressed their wonder over the completion of such huge network of motorways in the shortest time.

The prime minister assured his government’s all-out support for the development of Karachi and resolution of its issues. He said Karachi was the hub of commercial activities. He said the projects being completed under the federal government were supplementing the provincial government’s uplift schemes and these should not be viewed as running parallel to each other.

 What do you think about the story ? Leave your comments!

Heading (Optional)
Your Comments: *

Your Name:*
E-mail (Optional):
City (Optional):
Country (Optional):
 
 
Field marked(*) are mandatory.
Note. The PakTribune will publish as many comments as possible but cannot guarantee publication of all. PakTribune keeps its rights reserved to edit the comments for reasons of clarity, brevity and morality. The external links like http:// https:// etc... are not allowed for the time being to be posted inside comments to discourage spammers.

  Speak Out View All
Military Courts
Imran - Qadri long march
 
Candid Corner
Exclusive by
Lt. Col. Riaz Jafri (Retd)
Pakistan itself a victim of state-sponsored terrorism: Qamar Bajwa
Should You Try Napping During the Workday?
Suggested Sites