Prime Minister Pakistan Imran Khan has said that Ravi Riverfront Urban Development Project will create employment opportunities and accelerate economic activities besides catering to the needs of Lahore city.
According to the details, the Premier was chairing a review meeting on progress in the implementation of the project in Islamabad today (Friday), he said execution of the project within the stipulated timelines is a priority of the government.
The Prime Minister said Ravi Riverfront Urban Development is a key project to restore Lahore city, fulfill the needs of the growing population, overcome water shortage, and speed up the economic processes across the province.
The Prime Minister also had a meeting with Chief Minister Punjab Usman Buzdar today and discussed the ongoing political situation, development projects, and administrative matters in the province.
Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar told the Prime Minister that the progress in the project is being monitored at the highest level as per his vision and priorities.
He assured that the deadlines for the implementation of the project will be achieved.
The two also discussed strategy regarding Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) protests against the arrest of Opposition Leader in National Assembly (NA) Shehbaz Sharif by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) in a money laundering case.