KARACHI, Jan 23 (APP):Federal Minister for Privatisation Muhammad Mian Soomro has said that China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project would bring about prosperity in Balochistan.

Talking to a delegation of Jamait-ul Salheen, at Osta Muhammad on Thursday, the Minister said the federal and provincial governments were paying special attention on China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project to make it successful which would bring development and prosperity in the country including Balochistan.

Soomro said it would take time for completion but its result was crucial for sustainable development of country.

The projects including Gwadar Port, Central Railway Line, Karachi to Lahore Motorway, Gwadar-Rattu-Dero Motorway, Gwadar-Nawab Shah, LNG Terminal, Pipeline Project, Pak-China Friendship Hospital Gwadar and borders Fiber Optic Data Communication have been included in CPEC project, he said.

The Minister further said the establishment of a Chinese Study Center in Balochistan University was positive sign, thus the youth will get new opportunities for education and employment.

He said that equipping youth with skill was their prime focus, and for that purpose technical were being built in the province to equip the youth with modern technical skills.

He said that potentials of the provinces will be tapped under CPEC, which will lead to the uplift of not only the province, but also the whole country.