Gwadar becomes the winter capital of Balochistan

Gwadar becomes the winter capital of Balochistan


Gwadar, a jewel in the Crown of the China Pakistan Economic Corridor Project is all set to become the winter capital of the Balochistan province.

Balochistan Chief Minister Nawab Sanaullah Khan Zehri on Wednesday announced plans to restore the status of Gwadar as winter capital and directed all provincial departments to establish their offices there.

He made this announcement while presiding over the 16th meeting of Gwadar Development Authority’s (GDA) governing body.  The meeting was reviewed by Gwadar Development Authority’s administrative and other affairs.

Approving provision of land for setting up the 300MW power plant project in Gwadar, it was decided that GDA would also recommend the company for partnership in profit.

It was also decided that the secretariat for the winter capital would be established in District Provincial Complex where offices of all provincial departments would be moved.