PM Nawaz Sharif chairs Cabinet Committee on Energy meeting

22 Feb, 2016 3:03 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif while chairing a meeting of Cabinet Committee on Energy has on Monday directed the authorities to maintain transparency in ongoing projects.

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar, Federal Minister for Water and Power Khawaja Asif, Federal Minister for Railway Khawaja Saad Rafiq, Federal Minister for Planning Ahsan Iqbal, Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Pervaiz Rashid and other high ranking officials were present in the meeting.

During the meeting, the ongoing energy projects were reviewed.

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif directed the authorities to maintain transparency in the ongoing projects and ensure completion of ongoing power projects on time.

He said that funds will be allocated on energy projects on priority basis from next fiscal year.

The prime minister said that the loadshedding will be eliminated in the tenure of incumbent government, adding that he will monitor the progress on power projects on a regular basis.

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