Khawaja Asif meets CM Punjab

Pakistan holds good relations with Islamic countries: Asif

LAHORE, Aug 03 (APP): Federal Minister for Water & Power Khawaja Muhammad Asif met Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif, here on Wednesday, and discussed matters regarding pace of energy projects.

Speaking on the occasion, the Chief Minister said that strenuous efforts for coping with energy crisis were yielding positive results and work was continuing on power projects.

He said that thousands of megawatt additional electricity would be available by the end of 2017, due to completion of several power projects and the promise of elimination of loadshedding would be fulfilled under the leadership of Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif.