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Ravi City, Bundle Island projects to have positive impact on economy: PM
December 03, 2020

Prime Minister Imran Khan has said Ravi City Lahore and Bundle Island projects will help resolve economic and environmental problems, besides creating job opportunities and contributing in reducing pollution. 

Chairing meeting of Pakistan Island Development Authority and Ravi Urban Development Authority in Islamabad today, he emphasized on ensuring provision of opportunities to overseas Pakistanis to become partner in these projects. He also stressed the need for highlighting positive impact of these projects.

The Prime Minister directed to frame a timeline to complete various phases of these projects

The meeting was informed that Frontier Works Organization and National Logistic Cell have started work on Ravi Urban Development project and timeline for the completion of various phases of the project has been determined.

Meanwhile, Prime Minister Imran Khan has said the government is determined to provide affordable housing to the people for which practical steps are being taken.

He said this while talking to Minister for Housing and Works Tariq Bashir Cheema in Islamabad today.

During the meeting, views were exchanged regarding ongoing construction projects in the construction sector.