Chief Minister, Balochistan, Nawab Sanaullah Khan Zehri has said that transportation of Chinese trade convoy to Gwadar through Zhob and Quetta was a great development, adding that Gwadar was going to become a very important transit port of the region.
He said this while talking to a Chinese delegation which headed by Chinese CG, Mr. Whang Yu called on him in Karachi, on Wednesday. The Chief Minister said that people of Balochistan valued Chinese government’s interest in development and up-gradation of Gwadar deep sea port and execution of China-Pak Economic Corridor (CPEC). ” People of Balochistan welcome arrival of Chinese trade convoy in Gwadar through Zhob and Quetta”, he said.
He said that development of Gwadar would provide facilities to people including education, health and clean water and employment. The Chinese CG said that Gwadar was very suitable to be operated as deep sea port due to its very important geo-economic position. He said that Gwadar port has been attracting great investment in different sectors. He told the Chief Minister that Chinese government wanted timely completion of development projects being executed under CPEC.