- Construction work on Phase-II track of GLB likely to complete by next 6 months: Governor Sindh
Construction Work On Phase-II Track Of GLB Likely To Complete By Next 6 Months: Governor Sindh
Governor of Sindh, Imran Ismail Saturday said that the federal government has initiated various projects in Karachi like Green Line Bus (GLB) to facilities the common citizens and the construction work on its Phase-II track would be completed by next six months
KARACHI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 29th Jan, 2022 ) :Governor of Sindh, Imran Ismail Saturday said that the federal government has initiated various projects in Karachi like Green Line Bus (GLB) to facilities the common citizens and the construction work on its Phase-II track would be completed by next six months.
Besides, the government has provided 50 fire tenders, two water bowsers to Karachi and these fire tenders were the gift from Prime Minister Imran Khan for citizens and these were equipped with latest technology which could work more efficiently and effectively to extinguish fires, the governor added.
Appreciating the PTI workers for contribution to restoration of the market, he told that PTI MNA Aftab Siddiqi with party MPA Khurram Sher Zaman and others took up the restoration work of the market that took nearly two month to complete.
Suggesting the traders, Imran Ismail reiterated "I know you need money to run the businesses and Kamyab Jawan Programme is the better option for you to avail the loans at very low mark up".
He further asked them to apply for the loans and if you face any difficulty in getting these loans, the PTI representatives would extend all kinds of support to you because you are eligible as you are running the business.
Speaking on the occasion, Federal Minister for Planning and Development Asad Umar said that Karachi was deprived of a modern transport system but the citizens could now travel in Green Line bus service because of PTI government.
Over another transport project for Karachi � KCR, he shared that the government has approved the transaction structure of Karachi Circular Railway (KCR). On the census issue, the federal minister said that it was PTI that has decided to hold another census in the country within a span of a few years but earlier it was held after 17 and 19 years despite a constitutional obligation of holding it after every 10 years.
Federal government has also taken the responsibility for completing the K-4 project and we will be completing K-4 project before 2023 end, supplying additional 26 crore gallon water to the city, he mentioned. Asad Umar recounted that it was tax collection from Karachi that runs the entire system nationwide.
Member National Assembly (MNA) Aftab Siddiqui and Member Provincial Assembly (MPA) Khurrum Sher Zaman, Opposition Leader in Sindh Assembly Haleem Adil Sheikh and MPA Bilal Ahmed Ghaffar also spoke on the occasion.