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5m housing project to generate economic activities: Khusro
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December 06, 2018

Minister for Planning Khusro Bakhtyar says the government is undertaking various measures to provide conducive environment to local industries to boost national economy.

Talking to a delegation of Constructors Association of Pakistan in Islamabad on Thursday, he said putting the country's economy on sustained growth trajectory is top priority of the present government. 

The Minister said the construction industry can play an important role in implementing the PTI government's vision to construct five million houses for low income groups.

He said five million housing project, besides addressing housing issues, will also generate economic activities through creation of jobs as well as provide boost to allied sectors including construction.

Khusro Bakhtyar said the government is determined to resolve issues of the local construction industries by providing them level playing field as they are the important partners in development of the country.