SUKKUR, May 6 (APP): Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif arrived here Friday to launch work on the Sukkur-Multan portion of M5 motorway.

Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah received the Prime Minister on his arrival at the Sukkur Airport.

According to a PM House statement, the project is part of the China Pakistan Economic Corridor that is being executed on the directive of the Prime Minister to link Karachi with Peshawar through a network of motorways.