LAHORE: Spokesman for the Punjab government has said that EXIM Bank of China has released another installment of Rs3.63 billion for Lahore Orange Line Metro Train project.

He said that regular release of funds for this project is a proof of the confidence of Chinese government and financial institutions in Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif’s sincere leadership, development policies and good governance.

EXIM Bank of China has so far provided 44 crore dollars in four installments for the project of which almost half of construction work has been completed despite all problems and hurdles.–Staff Reporter