LAHORE:(APS)October 29, 2016-Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif says the government is executing mega-projects under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor to usher in a new era of progress and prosperity across the country.
Addressing a public gathering in Phool Nagar on Saturday afternoon, he said the government believes in a comprehensive development of each and every nook and corner of the country.
The prime minister regretted that their political opponents are creating hurdles in the process of development through negative tactics and politics of agitation.
He said the PML-N government will complete its term and win the next general elections on the basis of its performance.
Nawaz Sharif said a network of roads including highways and motorways is being developed throughout the country to provide modern communication facilities to the people.
He said the government is particularly focusing on projects to develop basid infrastructure, overcome energy shortage, improve health-care and enhance educational facilities in far-flung areas of the country.
The Prime Minister announced one billion rupees for gas supply projects and another one billion rupees for schools, hospitals, bridges, and clean drinking water schemes in NA-142. While in NA-141, he announced five hundred million rupees for gas supply, another five hundred million rupees for schools, hospitals, and clean drinking water schemes, and three hundred million rupees for Lift Irrigation Scheme.
He also announced to construct a highway to link Phool Nagar with Motorway and a technical college for the area.