Minister: (Meeting reviews progress on gas-based power plants)

ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has directed the Ministries of Power and Petroleum to keep close coordination for achieving speedy progress on the proposed power plants.

He was chairing a meeting here to review the financial requirements of upcoming gas based power plants in the country. The Minister said transparency and efficiency should be ensured while undertaking these projects.

The meeting was informed that sufficient gas supply for these plants will be ensured. Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Senior officials of the Ministries of Finance, Water and Power, Petroleum and Natural Resources and other related departments attended the meeting.

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