Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal said Kachhi Canal project will be completed on fast track basis so that people of Balochistan can get its fruits. Addressing a news conference here on Saturday‚ he said it will irrigate over one hundred thousand acres of land in the first phase. The Minister said with the completion of Kachhi Canal project a new era of prosperity will begin in Balochistan. He said shortcomings in its design will also be reviewed.
To a question‚ the Minister for Planning and Development said the government in its first one hundred days has set its direction for development of the country. He said a solid base has been provided to overcome energy crisis‚ improve law and order and strengthen the economy. Copyright Independent News Pakistan, 2013