Shahbaz accuses PTI for delaying development projects


Lahore, Jan. 14 (TNS): Lashing out at Imran Khan’s negative tactics, Chief Minister Punjab Shehbaz Sharif on Sunday said that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf hatched conspiracy to halt mega projects and caused a 22-month delay in the Orange Line Metro Train project.

Speaking to the media during a visit to the construction site of Orange Line Metro Train project, Shahbaz said that the work on the project should be expedited and labourers must work around the clock.

CM Punjab arrived at the construction site without any protocol and visited different locations of the project in his 2-hour long visit.

He also reviewed the civil, mechanical and electrical aspects of the project, alongside visiting the underground parts of the project.

Later, he held a meeting on the project’s progress, which was also attended by Chinese officials.

He was briefed on the progress of the project and was assured by the officials of the swift and timely completion of the project.

Shehbaz expressed his satisfaction at the work and said he was happy to see the progress during his visit today to the project site