In a first, 300 MW Coal Power Plant inaugurated in Gwadar under CPEC
*GWADAR: **In a first, 300 MW Coal Power Plant inaugurated in Gwadar under China Pakistan Economic Corridor project.*
*Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reform Khusro Bakhtiar inaugurated the 300 Megawatt coal power plant in Gwadar.*
Vice Chairman National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) Ning Jizhe, Chairman Senate Sadiq Sanjrani, senior officials and Chinese delegation members were also present on the occasion.
Speaking on the occasion, Minister for Planning said that benefits of CPEC are being reaped as various projects under this monumental framework are being completed or nearing completion.
He stated that the incumbent government has speedup the pace of CPEC projects which is evident from the inauguration of this coal power plant. He expressed confidence that the implementation of CPEC projects will be fast-tracked in the coming days.
Later on, the meeting between Minister for Planning and Vice Chairman NDRC was held to discuss special incentives package for investment in Gwadar link. VC NDRC expressed pleasure at the proposed package and hoped that it will enhance investment in Gwadar city which will benefit the people of the area.