Senate body seeks execution of CPEC western route

QUETTA, May 01 (APP): The Standing Committee of Senate of Pakistan on China Pak Economic Corridor (CPEC) has demanded of the federal government to ensure timely releases of funds for execution of western route of CPEC which would pass through Balochistan to connect port city of Gwadar.

A meeting of the committee held with its Chairman, Senator Daud Khan Achakzai in chair, here on Sunday which was also attended by its members including Senator Osman Khan Kakar, Senator Rozi Khan Kakar, Senator Inamul Hasan and senior officials.

Secretary Communication, Khalid Rauf and Member, National Highway Authority, Muhammad Yousaf Barakzai gave briefing to the committee on alignment of CPEC and Zhob Mughal Kot road project.