All provinces get benefit through various projects under CPEC: Minister
ISLAMABAD: The government is implementing different projects under China-Pakistan Economic Corridor which will benefit all the provinces, minister informed National Assembly here today
Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Shaikh Aftab Ahmad stated at the House that after completion, the western and eastern routes under CPEC will connect each other.
He said the government has decided to hold census next month.
He expressed that exercise for delimitation of constituencies would be carried out after the census, if required.
Replying to a question, Sheikh Aftab Ahmed told National Highway Authority is planning to construct a road up to Tajikistan from Pakistan border.
Parliamentary Secretary for Petroleum and Natural Resources Shahzadi Umarzadi Tiwana spoke at the House that a Russian company is laying pipeline in Pakistan from Karachi to Lahore for provision of LNG.
She stated the 1100 kilometer long pipeline will be completed by end of next year at a cost of two billion dollars having 500 mmcfd.