Different sections of Motorways being completed this year, Na told

Different sections of Motorways being completed this year, Na told

The National Assembly was informed on Wednesday that the "Civilian Victims of Terrorism (Relief and Rehabilitation) bill" has been prepared to provide compensation to Civilian Victims of terrorism.

Law Minister Mahmood Bashir Virk told the House during question hour that the bill has been forwarded to the concerned division for further processing.

Minister of State for Communication Muhammad Junaid Anwaar Chaudhry told the House that motorway projects are being executed with speed to improve connectivity in the country.

He said that Lahore-Abdul-Hakeem M-3, Gojra-Shorkot section of M-4, Shorkot-Khanewal, Lahore-Sialkot and Karachi-Hyderabad M-9 projects will be completed this year.

He said that D.I.Khan-Hakla and Sukkur-Multan sections of motorway will be completed by next year.

He said that emergency response centers will also be set up on the motorways to provide prompt medical treatment to the distressed road users.

Minister of State for Power Abid Sher Ali told the House that no load-shedding is being carried-out due to lack of power generation as the feeders having less than ten percent of losses are loadshedding free. He said that due to theft on high loss feeders, load management is being carried out.APP/AFP