Tharparkar to become greatest private investment centre of the nation: Ahsan
ISLAMKOT, Dec 22 (APP): Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal Friday said that the downtrodden Tharparkar was going to become one of the biggest private investment centres of the country, as foreign financiers from across the world were investing billions of rupees in the desert district.
A structure has actually been laid to make Tharparkar, the energy capital of the nation and soon the individuals would start receiving day-and-night power supply because of the mega power projects being established, he stated.
Ahsan Iqbal, who likewise holds the portfolio of Preparation, Advancement and Reforms expressed these views while talking to media after a daylong see of mining and power tasks at Thar Coal Block II.
He likewise inaugurated safe drinking water plant at town Seengario and visited Design House being constructed at Senhri Dars Resettlement Design Town.
Ahsan Iqbal stated the government was aiming to make Pakistan an economic developed country to complete with other countries of the region, including India. It was since of the efforts made by PML (N) government that the nation’s dead economy was now showing high rate of growth rate, he stated. Terrorism was being rooted out while the projects under China Pakistan Economic Corridor would quickly begin supplying rewarding lead to every nook and cranny of the country.
No financial development might be accomplished without political stability in the nation, he said and included that there was need to quit ‘sit-in politics’ and promote the politics of cooperation for making the homeland strong and developed.
It was since of the cooperation politics that Tharparkar district was now moving to get status of the energy capital of the country, the minister stated and included, “If provincial and federal governments work together with each other on tasks like Thar Coal, nobody might stop the economic development in Pakistan.
The minister stated that despite the constant crisis produced by unscrupulous aspects, the federal government had practically put an end to the energy crisis in the country and added that the billion of rupees financial investment would alter the fate of the district and destiny of the rain-dependent people of Thar.
He stated that under China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) all provinces would get equivalent share from the respective jobs. Thar coal field and its projects were included in CPEC by PML (N) government, he informed and said that various power plants being set up in Thar Coal Block II would produce more than 4000 MW of electrical energy quickly.
The minister while applauding the Chinese federal government and individuals stated that the neighboring country was significantly assisting Pakistan in different projects under CPEC and promised to foil all the attempts to develop any difficulty, or barrier in performing these projects on the course of success.
He stated CPEC had a crucial role in Pakistan’s economic advancement achieved during the last 3 years, adding “with the completion of CPEC jobs, Pakistan China relations will end up being more strengthened.”
Ahsan Iqbal informed implementation of Chinese workers on CPEC projects was a matter of pride for Pakistan. “Foolproof security cover is being provided to the labor force as unique security force has been established for the function.”
The two nations would work in unison to secure the western border, he stated adding the financial advantages of the CPEC were equal for Pakistan and China.
The minister stated that some anti-Pakistan elements, through their representatives and pawns, had tried their best to develop barriers in their selfless endeavors to serve the people, but they neither got anything in the past nor would be successful in future. “The future of the nation remains in safe hands considering that bulk of the individuals wanted continuity in the projects and development plans in the nation launched by PML-N federal government, he included.
The minister extremely praised the role of the women of Tharparkar, who had actually revealed their skills and working shoulder- to-shoulder with their male equivalents for completion of development projects. The function of area ladies was commendable as they were carrying out technical and non-technical job tasks, even they were running heavy equipment and automobiles, he included.
Ahsan Iqbal, who earlier met women dumper truck drivers during his see to numerous plants, admired their efforts for signing up with the hard job and setting an example for other females of the country. “Our country will not advance without the active participation of females,” he stated.
Referring to the excellent conduct of living in Tharparkar, the minister stated that it was in the right direction of the vision of the Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah. The people of the location have been engaged for development and prosperity of the nation with no creed, caste, religious beliefs and sect, which is the vision of the Daddy of the Country, he said.
He said that launching of advancement projects had actually also opened the chance of quality education to the kids of the desert district and now they were obtaining understanding in recognized schools instead of huts.
Similarly, the people of the area had also begun getting health centers after opening the doors of development, he stated and informed that the federal government would likewise establish a university in Tharparkar.
Chief Executive Officer of the Sindh Engro Coal Mining Business (SECMC) Shamsuddin Shaikh briefed the minister on the status and progress of the mining and power plant operations.
The authorities of SECMC while rundown him stated that the business had actually completed the 112 meters open-pit mining and remaining work would be completed within the specified time.