Sheikh Rashid calls on CM Balochistan


QUETTA, Oct 22 (APP):Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rashid Ahmed Monday called on Chief Minister Balochistan Mir Jam Kamal Khan here at his Office.
They exchanged views regarding railway projects of Gwadar and politics of the country during the meeting.
Sheikh Rashid informed the Chief Minister
that Pakistan Railway was focusing specially Gwadar
in developing processes as railway network was vital for the port city and
success of China Pak Economic Corridor (CPEC) in the area.
He said Pakistan Railway had achieved around 280 acres from
provincial government where new railway stations and containers yards would be
In the meeting, it was agreed that 70% of world’s trade passed
through Gwadar and its geographical significance was not utilized in
the past.
The Federal Minister said the country was facing financial
crisis and national unity was needed for overcoming the crisis.
The Chief Minister said the government was taking practical steps to ensure real development of Gwadar.