QUETTA: Planning Minister Asad Umar has said federal government is committed to the development of Balochistan especially Southern areas of the province. Talking to media in Quetta, he said Federal Government would extend full cooperation in completion of second and third phase of Kachi Canal project. The Minister for Planning said the Federal Government is committed to the development of Balochistan as it has allocated over 80 billion rupees for various projects in the province. During the visit to Khuzdar, the Minister was briefed about the on-going development projects in Kalat Division. He also visited various sites in Khuzdar and Awaran. The two-day visit is part of government’s efforts to design and implement a development plan for southern Balochistan to improve the living standard of people in the area. The Planning Minister is leading a delegation along with Minister for Defense Production Zubaida Jalal, and Deputy Speaker National Assembly Qasim Suri.
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