CPEC to be a fate changer for Pakistan: Ahsan Iqbal
Planning Minister says the project has changed the world's perception regarding Pakistan
Planning Minister Ahsan Iqbal says China Pakistan Economic Corridor would be a corruption free project and fate changer for Pakistan.
In an interview, he said the project has changed the world's perception regarding Pakistan.
The minister said the project had the potential to make Pakistan a Power House of Asia.
He said there was zero chance of corruption in the project as 40 billion dollars would be invested in power sector through private investors.
He said the remaining six billion dollars would be a concessional financing from Chinese government for the projects of infrastructure.
The Minister said national institutions have fixed the tariffs for different energy projects of investment including coal, wind, hydel and solar in country's energy policy.