Education Minister Baligur Rehman said that Bahawalpur Railways Station will soon be made a model railway station of Pakistan.

He was addressing a ceremony organised by Bahawalpur Economic Development Forum (BEDF). He said that soon international flights will start from Bahawalpur while the number of flights to Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad has been increased which benefited the people of this area.

He said that BEDF is doing significant services in the area for the prosperity and development. He further said that Punjab chief minister had approved the establishment of an industrial estate in Bahawalpur on which implementation will be done soon, he added that Quaid-i-Azam Solar Energy Park will provide electricity to the industrial estate. He said that development and prosperity of Bahawalpur is their mission.

To a question, he said that 80% working on the Multan, Rahim Yar Khan Motorway through Uch Sharif has been completed which will be opened for public soon.

He said regarding the reinstatement of peace and elimination of terrorism from the country, there is decrease in the crime rate including kidnapping for ransom, suicide attacks and other terrorist attacks.