Federal Minister for planning and development Asad Umar has said that politics in the name of Karachi will not be tolerated in any case.
According to the details, Asad Umar made it clear that no politics will be tolerated in the name of Karachi.
He said if the Sindh government has plans worth Rs 700 billion, Karachi is waiting for it to start.
We have to go beyond speeches and statements said Asad Umar. Asad Umar said that implementation of the Transformation Plan for Karachi is the first priority.
The K4 project will now be constructed from the federal budget. A letter will be sent to the Sindh Chief Minister in this regard.
Asad Umar earlier said the federal minister said that they had formally prepared a draft regarding the Karachi package and could reveal its contents if the Sindh government agrees to it.
“The draft carries details of expenditure to be incurred under the Karachi package by both federal and provincial governments,” he said.
He said that they would not give a single penny to the Sindh government under the Karachi package and entire funds from the Centre would be utilized by federal institutions.
“We have already approved the Rs130 billion project for Karachi Port Trust related project, which would saw complete elimination of heavy traffic from Karachi roads.