Minister for Planning Khusro Bakhtyar and Vice Chairman National Development and Reform Commission of China Ning Jizhe inaugurated the 300 MW Coal Power Plant in Gwadar today.
Chairman Senate Sadiq Sanjrani, senior officials and Chinese delegation members were also present.
Speaking on the occasion, Khusro Bakhtyar said benefits of CPEC are being reaped as various projects under this monumental framework are being completed or nearing completion.
He said the incumbent government has accelerated the pace of CPEC projects which is evident from the inauguration of this coal power plant.
He expressed confidence that implementation of CPEC projects will be fast tracked in coming days.
Meanwhile, a donation ceremony was held in Gwadar wherein 4000 solar energy facilities and 700 school uniforms were donated by China.
Appreciating the donations, Khusro Bakhtyar said that provision of 4000 solar household units will ensure provision of electricity to Gwadar.
On the occasion, unveiling ceremonies of China-Pakistan Government Faqeer Colony Middle School Expansion Project and Gwadar Port Authority Commercial Complex project were also held.
Source: Radio Pakistan