Govt initiated several projects in energy sector: Miftah

ISLAMABAD: Present government is devising new policies in Health, Education and Communication sectors to bring Pakistan at par with developed nations.


Miftah said the under the new policy government is working on the construction of motorways. He said that work on Karachi Lahore Motorway will be completed by 2018. He said the first motorway in Pakistan was constructed during past tenure of Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif.

Similarly, Metro Bus Projects will be initiated in different parts of the country in near future to provide modern, comfortable and economical travelling facility to the masses.

Miftah Ismail said that present government has also initiated several development projects in energy sector. The Prime Minister inaugurated Bhiki Gas Power Plant in Sheikhupura recently which will add 1180 megawatt electricity to the National Grid.

Miftah expressed hope that energy crisis will be overcome soon.