Lahore- The Punjab government has decided to set up 1000 MW Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) power plant, near Sheikhupura.

Chairing a meeting in Lahore, Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif said the federal cabinet has approved setting up of LNG-based power projects at three different places in Punjab. These plants will generate a total of, 3600 megawatt electricity.

Shahbaz Sharif said the Prime Minister will soon inaugurate 100-MW power project at Quaid-e-Azam Solar Park, Bahawalpur, which has been completed in a record period of six months.