No part of country to be ignored in CPEC project, Ahsan Iqbal tells NA


ISLAMABAD, May 10 (APP): Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal Tuesday said the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) was a national project and no part of the country would be ignored in this gigantic project.

“It is not a project for a single province but a national project and
will be completed in phases from 2014 to 2030 while no province can be ignored in the project,” he said while responding to a point of order of Haji Shah Gee Gul Afridi in the National Assembly about no scheme for FATA in $46 billion CPEC project.

The minister said the present government believed in uniform development and not oblivious to the problems of people of FATA.