ISLAMABAD: Chief Minister of Balochistan, Sardar Sanaullah Khan Zehri today called on Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif at PM House.

The Chief Minister apprised the Prime Minister on the status of various development projects and welfare schemes presently undertaken across the province.

In the wake of revival of peace and stability in the province, the focus has been renewed to bring the province at par with rest of the country, the CM said.

The Chief Minister thanked the Prime Minister for initiating massive infrastructure development projects across the province, including the announcement of development and uplift package for Quetta city.

Sardar Sanaullah Khan Zehri lauded the leadership of the Prime Minister for prioritising development schemes in Balochistan which would certainly address the decades old deprivations of the people of the province.

Overall law and order situation has immensely improved in the province for which the government and people of Balochistan are grateful to the Federal Government, added the Chief Minister.

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said that Balochistan would reap the highest benefits from the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project.

Balochistan is close to my heart and I am personally monitoring pace of the ongoing projects and schemes in the Province. Socio-economic uplift of the people of Balochistan is the top priority of our government, he said.

The Prime Minister said that the present government is proactively pursuing the agenda of progress and development across the country.

Gwadar will soon be a modern industrial port city, which will change the lives of the people of Balochistan and the region. We are determined to empower and enable the people of Balochistan to fully realise their true potentials in all spheres of life, emphasized the Prime Minister.