NA: (CPEC Committee elects Senator Mushahid as its Chairman)

ISLAMABAD: Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed was elected Chairman of the Parliamentary Committee on China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) in its maiden meeting held here in Parliament House, on Tuesday.

The election was conducted by Secretary National Assembly Mohammad Riaz. The name of Syed Mushahid Hussain Syed was proposed by Senator Mir Hasil Khan Bizenjo and seconded by all other members of the committee.

Mushahid Hussain Sayed after being elected as the Chairman, thanked his fellow colleagues for reposing confidence in him. He said with the collective efforts, the committee would effectively perform its oversight responsibility of CPEC Projects which were of utmost significance for economic development of Pakistan.