Govt committed to fast-track completion of power generation projects: PM
Nawaz Sharif appreciates Punjab govt for completing record development projects.
Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif says power generation projects are being completed at a fast track and thousands of megawatts electricity will soon be added to the national grid.
Addressing workers of Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz in Lahore on Monday, he said 36 billion dollars are being spent on power projects.
The Prime Minister said 112 billion rupees were saved in three 3600 megawatt LNG-power projects.
He said power generation reached its highest level of over 19000 megawatt two days back which is a record.
He said law and order in the country has improved significantly and economic indicators have also improved.
The Prime Minister appreciated Punjab government for completing record development projects in the province and termed Orange line and metro bus service as real service of the masses.
Meanwhile, Chairing a high-level meeting in Lahore, Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif directed quality control, transparency and timely completion of all projects under the 2017-18 Annual Development Programme of Punjab.
The Prime Minister expressed satisfaction over the pace of progress and said his government's focus was on welfare of the masses.
He said the objective of the projects should be to provide maximum relief to the people and ensure availability of all facilities at their door steps.