ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: President Mamnoon Hussain has said that the government was committed to development and progress of Balochistan and it would leave no stone unturned to bring it at par with other provinces.
In a meeting with Governor Balochistan Muhammad Khan Achakzai who called on him at the Aiwan-e-Sadr, here on Friday, the President said that completion of mega development projects, particularly China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), would play a significant role in the development of Balochistan and usher in prosperity of the province.
The Governor Balochistan briefed the President about overall situation of the province and the efforts and measures, being taken to restore peace and stability there.
President Mamnoon said that construction of Gwadar Port and Airport, coupled with CPEC, would create immense employment opportunities for the people of Balochistan and raise their standard of living.
The Governor also apprised the President of the progress of various projects in his province.