Sheikh Rashid hints at a good news soon
ISLAMABAD - To a question about fiscal budget for the year 2019-20, Railways Minister Sheikh Rashid said he didn’t know when will it be unveiled.
However, he added he will finalise the railway’s budget by April 24.
Rasheed said Prime Minister Imran Khan would inaugurate the Sir Syed train service.
He said the Main Line-1 project will provide around 150,000 job opportunities.
Pakistan and China will sign a preliminary agreement for the design of the ML-1 project during the upcoming visit of Prime Minister Imran Khan to China, he added.
He said that upon completion of ML-1 project, the travel duration from Lahore to Karachi will reduce to eight hours.
Sheikh Rasheed said he would give good news after his return from China.