Planning Minister meets Chief Minister Sindh

ISLAMABAD, Sep 02 (APP):Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reform Makhdum Khusro Bakhtyar visited Karachi on Monday and held meetings with Chief Minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah and Governor Sindh Imran Ismael to discuss various infrastructure, transport and water projects being funded under PSDP and PM’s Karachi Development Package.

Earlier, Minister for Planning along-with CM and Governor Sindh, provincial ministers and DG FWO also visited Keenjhar lake for assessment of water availability for provision of clean drinking water to residents of Karachi, said a statement received here.

During his meeting with CM Sindh, Minister for Planning said that the incumbent Government was committed to provide resources and support to the Sindh government for improving urban transport and civic amenities in Karachi in order to alleviate miseries of the residents of the metropolis.

A detailed briefing on infrastructure, transport and water projects in Karachi was given. Governor Sindh, provincial ministers and senior officials of the ministry were also present in the meeting.