Development funds sanctioned for Karachi not utilised properly, says Fawad Chaudhry


Islamabad, Oct 18 (TNS): Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry on Thursday said the federal government has received complaints that the funds sanctioned for the development of Karachi have not been utilised properly, Radio Pakistan reported.

The minister said this while briefing the media about the proceedings of a federal cabinet meeting presided over by Prime Minister Imran Khan.

Chaudhry, who was accompanied by Petroleum Minister Ghulam Sarwar Khan, said that the development of Balochistan and Karachi was the top priority of the PTI government.

The minister further informed the media that it was decided in the federal cabinet meeting to hand over the administrative apparatus of the tribal areas to Chief Minister Secretariat in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa by abolishing Fata Secretariat.