ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The Iranian Consul General Mehdi Sobhani has offered to provide modern buses to improve public transport in Pakistan, especially in Sindh Province.
The Consul General made the offer in a meeting with the Sindh Minister for Transport and Mass Transit Nasir Hussain Shah, according to Radio Tehran report.
The Minister lauded the Iranian Consul General for offering assistance in various transport-related projects and offering to provide 200 modern buses to improve public transport in Karachi City.
Nasir Hussain Shah said that provision of a modern transport system to the people was a priority of the government and efforts were underway on various projects in this regard.
The Iranian diplomat Mehdi Sobhani also invited the transport minister to bring along officials of the transport department to Iran on an exposure visit to witness the modern urban transport system operating in Tehran.