CASA 1000 project to further boost Pak Tajik ties: President

APP40-16 ISLAMABAD: March 16 – President Mamnoon Hussain in a meeting with Chairman Majlisi Namoyandagon of Tajikistan Zuhurov Shukurjon and his delegation that called on him at the Aiwan-e-Sadr. Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq is also present. APP

ISLAMABAD, Mar 16 (APP): President Mamnoon Hussain Wednesday said that CASA 1000 project would be a milestone in boosting bilateral relations between Pakistan and Tajikistan. He said Pakistan was looking forward to the opening ceremony of the CASA 1000 project in May 2016. He also noted with appreciation that a committee had been formed to prepare preliminary report for additional 1000 1200 MW electricity from Tajikistan to Pakistan outside CASA 1000.