PM likely to inaugurate Mianwali Rail car: Sheikh Rashid

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APP01-12 ISLAMABAD: September 12 – DG FWO Maj. Gen. Inam Haider Malik called on Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rashid Ahmed at Ministry of Railways. APP photo by Javed Qureshi

ISLAMABAD, Sep 12 (APP):Minister for Railways Sheikh Rashid Ahmed Wednesday said that prime minister Imran Khan is likely to inaugurate Mianwali Rail Car on Friday.
The minister disclosed this during a meeting with Director General Frontier Work Organization (FWO) Inam Haider Malik, said a press release issued here.
FWO showed interest in working with Pakistan Railways at Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT) basis.
Sheikh Rashid showed interest in construction of Gawader-Quetta section in standard gauge to convert
Quetta-Taftan section into standard gauge.
He asked DG FWO to ensure security of pilgrims at Quetta-Taftan section.
The minister asked FWO to make a new alignment in standard gauge from Karachi to Peshawar.
Sheikh Rashid showed interest in straightening the curves of Kalowal- Pindora section.
The meeting was also attended by Chairman, Ministry of Railways Javed Anwar, Secretary Railway Board Farukh Taimur Ghilzai, and DG Technical Munawar Shah.