CPEC Advent To Bring Progress, Prosperity In AJK: Masood


CPEC advent to bring progress, prosperity in AJK: Masood

MIRPUR (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 07th Jan, 2017 ) , Jan 7 (APP): Sardar Masood Ahmed Khan the President of Azad Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday said that the AJK has been linked with the gigantic Pak-China Economic Corridor (CPEC) to bring about a new era of speedy progress and prosperity in the territory.

Addressing a rally of PML (N) activists in Bhimber Azad Jammu Kashmir on Saturday, Masood Khan revealed that the proposed Mansehra, Mangla Mirpur Muzaffarabad Expressway is the significant part of the broad-based CPEC project.

He continued that the construction of the CPEC would open new vistas of economic progress and prosperity besides giving any impetus to the speedy trade and industrial activities in AJK territory.

He said that one of the eight proposed mega industrial zones under CPEC will be established in Bhimbher city of AJK. The upcoming Bhimbher Industrial zone would not only bring about the economic progress but would also create job opportunities in the region, he added.

The AJK President reiterated to turn AJK a true welfare and developed state in true perspective. Local MLA and Senior Minister Chudary Tariq Farooq, Minister for Health Dr. Najeeb Naqi also spoke on this occasion and many other notables personalities were also present on the occasion.