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Rs 100 B Allocated For Balochistan Development : PM Addresses Ceremony In Gwadar

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has said hundred billion rupees have been allocated in federal budget for the development of Balochistan.

Addressing a ceremony in Gwadar, the Prime Minister said remote areas will be brought at par with other developed areas of the country.

Shehbaz Sharif said 200 acres of land will be provided for colony of fishermen and funds for Gwadar University have been released.

He said 2000 boat engines will be distributed among fishermen on merit and PEPRA rules will be followed while distributing engines.

He said China distributed free of cost 3700 solar units among residence of Gwadar.

The Prime Minister said new water supply pipelines to be laid by September.

Shehbaz Sharif said his sole objective to visit Gwadar is to learn about the issues being faced in Gwadar.

The Prime Minister said federal government is committed to rectify all the Provincial problems.