LAHORE - Quartermaster General, Lt Gen Najib Ullah Khan met Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif on Wednesday.
Maj Gen Asghar Nawaz, Director General NLC Brig (r) Shahid Majeed, Provincial Minister for Education Rana Mashhood Ahmad, Minister for Communication & Works Tanveer Aslam, Khawaja Ahmad Hasaan, and other concerned officers were present. Development projects being executed in the province came under discussion in the meeting.
The chief minister said that the Punjab government introduced third-party audit system to ensure transparency in the execution of development projects. He said that southern loop of Lahore Ring Road and Shahdra-II Kalashah Kaku alleviated expressway projects are of vital importance and Punjab government wants to initiate both the projects at the earliest.
The chief minister issued instructions for the formation of a high powered committee for presenting final recommendations about both the projects within seven days. He said that extension of metro bus project road from Shahdra to Imamia Colony be considered.
Lt Gen Najib Ullah Khan said that development projects would be implemented in a transparent manner in accordance with the development vision of the chief minister.