ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Planning, Growth and Reform Makhdum Khusro Bakhtyar, appreciating the contribution of the World Financial institution within the socio-economic growth of Pakistan, stated on Friday the incumbent authorities is dedicated to fast-tracking numerous tasks being funded by the World Financial institution.
He was speaking to the World Financial institution’s nation director Patchamuthu Illangovan who known as on him in Islamabad.
Secretary Planning Zafar Hasan and senior officers of the ministry have been additionally current on the assembly.
Varied infrastructure, clear ingesting water, drainage and agriculture-related tasks being funded by the Financial institution got here underneath dialogue.
Referring to K4 (Karachi water undertaking) and S3 tasks, the minister stated that provision of unpolluted ingesting water and upgrading drainage system in Karachi are among the many authorities’s high priorities.
“Karachi is a metropolitan metropolis and the incumbent authorities will undertake all doable measures for its growth,” he stated.
Infrastructure tasks, together with Karachi City Mobility Undertaking (Yellow Bus Speedy Transit-BRT Hall), Development of Peshawar-Torkham Motorway Undertaking (47.55 KM) as Element-I of Khyber Move Financial Hall Undertaking (KPEC), and Financial Growth of Uplift of Areas Adjoining to Motorway as a Element-2 of Khyber Move Financial Hall Undertaking (KPEC) and agriculture-related tasks have been additionally deliberated upon through the assembly.
Mr. Illangovan stated the World Financial institution will proceed contributing to the event of Pakistan.