PM: (Gawadar to be linked with main cities: PM)

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said the government is giving priority to the development of Balochistan.

Talking to Chief Minister Balochistan Dr. Abdul Malik Baloch, who called on him here on Tuesday, he said Balochistan is the main beneficiary of China Pakistan Economic Corridor project.

Nawaz Sharif said that the on-going projects of Balochistan are being funded on fast track basis and Gawadar will be linked with main cities to unleash the full potential of Balochistan.

The Prime Minister said that the government plans to connect Pakistan with Central Asia via Tirmiz and soon people of Balochistan will come to know that the province will be central point of the economic activity of the whole region.

On the occasion the Chief Minister Balochistan briefed the Prime Minister about the development projects and security situation of the province.