PM Imran eyes resources to provide affordable electricity to consumers

Arhama AltafWeb Editor

28th Dec, 2020. 08:31 pm
PM reviews Energy Sector meeting

Prime Minister Imran Khan has on Monday directed to mobilize all resources to provide affordable electricity to the consumers.

Addressing an Energy sector review meeting in Islamabad, the premier said the government is fully focused on meeting the energy needs of all sectors.

The Prime Minister was given a detailed briefing on the current situation in the energy sector to which the Prime Minister expressed satisfaction.

Minister for Energy Omar Ayub Khan, Special Assistant Tabish Gohar and Secretary Energy briefed about the improvement in power distribution system.

Moreover, the Minister also apprised the Prime Minister about the current situation of circular debt.

Referring to the Renewable Energy Policy, Omar Ayub said that this policy has boosted the confidence of investors.

On the other hand, PM Imran said ML-1 project will establish modern communication infrastructure of international standard in the country.

He chaired a review meeting of ML-1 under the umbrella of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor in Islamabad today.

Pakistani exports will timely reach to international markets by having better land route coordination with country’s seaports, he said.

The Prime Minister said ML-1 is the costliest of CPEC projects, which will add a new chapter to the Pakistan-China relations.

Railways Minister Azam Khan Swati apprised the Prime Minister about integration plan of the ML-1 project.

The Prime Minister expressed satisfaction over the progress made so far on the project.

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