CPEC will benefit under-developed areas: President

ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain says China-Pakistan Economic Corridor will greatly benefit the under-developed areas of the country.


He was addressing the participants of the National Management Course in Islamabad on Friday.

The President said the dream of CPEC is converting into reality speedily.

He said in the next few years, numerous development projects will be implemented under the Corridor and industrial zones will be set up.

The President said the Corridor will help connect Pakistan with China, Russia, Central Asian States and the Middle East which will also have positive effect on foreign relations.

Mamnoon Hussain said with the efforts of armed forces and law enforcement agencies, the menace of terrorism eliminated to a great extent.

He said as a result law and order situation has been improved and trade activities enhanced.