QUETTA - President Mamnoon Hussain said that the Pak-China Economic Corridor project would bring economic revolution in the country and the people of Balochistan would be the real beneficiaries.

Economic uplift of Balochistan was ignored in the past, he said while talking to Balochistan Governor Mohammad Khan Achakzai who called on him at Governor House here Wednesday.

Terming the Pak-China Economic Corridor project as milestone for the country, he said the Balochistan people would be the real beneficiaries. Gwadar-Kashghar Economic Corridor project besides other issues were also discussed during the meeting.

The president said that the government was striving hard to bring about positive changes in the lifestyle of the ordinary man in Balochistan and other parts of the country.

He, however, said it is essential that the people and the provincial government should extend helping hand for the success of the uplift schemes.     

Mamnoon commended the endeavours of the democratic government and said that effort would continue to maintain pace of the development in the country.

Achakzai apprised the president about law and order situation and development projects being executed by the federal and provincial governments.