CPEC Power & Energy

CPEC Projects Being Executed In AJK To Usher In New Area Of Prosperity: AJK President

WASHINGTON, (APP): AJK Sardar Monday said that Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK( had been given four under the multi-billion , including two hydel projects, which would usher in a new era of development and prosperity in the area.

Talking to APP during his visit to Washington during a breakfast meeting at the Pakistan Embassy, the AJK President stated that the projects were awarded to the AJK in spite of the opposition by Indians which had maintained that it was a disputed territory and could not be given such projects.

The two hydel projects will generate about 2,000 MW of electricity and together with the industrial zone being set up under CPEC will help to bring a revolution in the area through job creation and by boosting economic activity.

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