ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan stated on Wednesday the nation is dealing with a scarcity of 12.5 million housing items at current.
Talking at an occasion held in reference to signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with regard to the federal government’s bold Naya Pakistan Housing Programme, he stated the nationwide kitty has run out of funds owing to loot and plunder up to now.
Below the MoU, the housing challenge would get monetary help, the prime minister stated, stressing the necessity for building of extra housing items to satisfy rising inhabitants.
He stated, “Most individuals can’t construct their very own homes as there’s a scarcity of 12.5 million homes within the nation at current.”
The housing scheme will start from Gwadar the place fishermen shall be supplied with low-cost housing items, he introduced.
PM Khan stated this challenge is not going to solely assist generate employment alternatives however enhance the industries related to building.
“Developing 5 million housing items can be our largest effort,” he stated, reiterating the federal government’s dedication to financially help hard-pressed folks in getting their very own shelter.
He stated the federal government would launch a one-window operation to facilitate these making use of for homes below the challenge.