CM Punjab Shahbaz Sharif has said that China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) will play an important role in eliminating terrorism from the region. He expressed these remarks during a meeting with journalists belonging to German media. The Chief Minister said that terrorism was an international issue and the world nations would have to work jointly for its elimination. Referring to CPEC he said that the project was a game changer and Pakistan would be put on the road to progress and prosperity through this historical project of 46 billion dollars. Shahbaz Sharif further said that CPEC would play its important role for eliminating terrorism and extremism and poverty alleviation in the region. He said that a large number of job opportunities were being created for people of Pakistan through Chinese investment of billions of dollars. The completion of electricity projects, darkness would be removed and process of development will be accelerated, The chief Minister remarked.
Shahbaz Sharif talked to German journalists in detail about the law & order situation in the region, Kashmir dispute, steps taken for the elimination of terrorism, development projects, CPEC and other affairs.