Islamabad (Web Desk): Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will inaugurate the International Maritime Conference at Gwadar today (Tuesday).

Local media reported that the PM will also visit Turbat and Quetta. Naval Chief Admiral Zakaullah will give briefing on the role of Pak Navy regarding security of China Pakistan Economic Corridor.

PM Nawaz Sharif will also inaugurate Hoshab Road in Turbat.

Gwadar has a key role to play in the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project which links China's Xinjiang province to the port city in Balochistan. Chinese cargo vessels will be shipped from Gwadar and exported to all parts of the world from the deep sea port.