PM Imran Khan pledges to give Balochistan its due share

QUETTA: On Saturday, prime minister Imran Khan pledged to give Balochistan its due share.

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He further said, that his government is reviewing China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) agreement.

The prime minister said so during his meeting with members of the Balochistan cabinet in Quetta. The meeting was briefed on ongoing development projects in the province.

“Centre will work with Balochistan as a partner,” Khan said during the meeting. “We will not make any such promise for which we may have to excuse later on.”

“Pakistan’s progress is linked with development of Balochistan, ” asserted the PM.

PM appreciates security forces’ role in Balochistan’s socio-economic development project known as ‘Khushal Balochistan.’

Later while speaking in an event, the premier requested Balochistan Chief Minister Jam Kamal Khan to adopt the new local bodies system which is going to be introduced in Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

Earlier, prime minister Imran Khan visited at Head Quarters Southern Command Quetta, according to the Inter Service Public Relations (ISPR).

The army media wing further said that PM acknowledged & appreciated contributions of security forces towards improving peace, stability & socio-economic development of Province. Only a cohesive national effort shall IA take provinces & Country to the rightful destination of peace, progress & prosperity, said the premier.

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