Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed met Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah and discussed the Karachi Circular Railways (KCR) and ML-1 (Main Line 1) projects.
According to details Sheikh Rashid and Murad Ali Shah exchanged views on current political situation.
However Murad Ali Shah said that the federal government needs to take effective steps for the KCR project, and assured that the Sindh government is creating no obstacles in the project.
“The federal government holds 60 percent shares of the Karachi Urban Transport Corporation (KUTC) while the Sindh government possesses only 40 percent. The KUTC should handed over to the provincial regime.
“38 kilometers of land evacuated out of 40 in anti-encroachment drive for the KCR project and alternate place has must provided to the affectees.”
Moreover Sindh government spokesperson and CM’s Law Adviser Murtaza Wahab told that Pakistan Railways and the provincial regime will reestablish the affactees.