LAHORE- Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif said work on nineteen projects to generate twenty-four thousand eight hundred seventy megawatt electricity is underway.

He was talking to a delegation of national and provincial assembly members in Lahore. The Chief Minister said that work was being carried out for resolving energy crisis in the country. 1700 megawatt electricity has been added in a short period while 19 projects capable of generating 24870 megawatt of electricity have been initiated, he added.

Punjab Chief Minister said the country is passing through a critical phase and that the politics of protest was not justified at this time. He said some elements want to create hurdles in the way of unprecedented development and prosperity being made during the last eleven months in the country.