Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Sharif has said that CPEC is not a package of 46 billion dollars but reflective of unprecedented Pak-China friendship and a proof of sincere love of Chinese leadership with Pakistan. He expressed these remarks while meeting with a delegation of China State Construction International Corporation in Lahore on Thursday. The Chinese delegation was led by Chief Executive Overseas Operation of the company, Chen Wenjian.
Speaking on the occasion, the Chief Minister said that relations between Pakistan and China were strengthening day by day and investment package of 46 billion dollars by China was a splendid gift for Pakistan. He said that under China Pakistan Economic Corridor, work was being forwarded speedily across Pakistan including Punjab. He said that under CPEC, bright journey of progress of the country and prosperity of the masses had been started.
Shehbaz Sharif further said that projects of CPEC were game changer for Pakistan. He maintained that CPEC was a guarantee to our progress and prosperity, which was being implemented round the clock. CPEC was such an excellent gift by Chinese leadership and people for Pakistan, which could never be forgotten, the Chief Minister added. He said that CPEC was reflective of Pak-China friendship. Pak-China friendship had strengthened due to CPEC and the relations between the two countries had become exemplary, he added.