Quetta (Staff Report/Agencies): Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday performed groundbreaking of Balochistan Health Complex and Quetta-Zhob Road N-50 as part of western alignment of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).
Addressing the inauguration ceremony, PM Khan said the carriageway will connect Balochistan not only with various parts of the country but also the region.
Imran Khan said government is also planning to lay down Quetta-Taftan rail track to connect with Iran.
The PM said the federal government with the cooperation of provincial government and Pakistan Army will also establish a cancer hospital in Quetta. He appreciated the Army Chief Qamar Javed Bajwa for using his connections with the UAE government to set up to the Cardiac Centre.
"Balochistan is a lucky province to get a chief minister like Kamal," said the PM while praising Balochistan Chief Minister Jam Kamal.
Imran Khan said the present government believes in uplifting all parts of the country. He regretted that Balochistan was neglected in the past.