ISLAMABAD: Balochistan Chief Minister Sanaullah Zehri has said that the process of dialogue is continuing with estranged Baloch leaders in order to bring them into the mainstream.

In an interview with Radio Pakistan, he expressed the confidence that the talks will yield positive fruit.

The provincial chief minister said that nobody will be allowed to disrupt the $46 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor project. “Our security forces are fully prepared to thwart the nefarious designs of the enemies,” he added.

Zehri said CPEC will usher in a new era of peace and prosperity in the province, adding: “The implementation of the mega project will turn Pakistan into an Asian tiger.”

Responding to a question, Sanaullah Zehri said: “Quetta tragedy like incidents cannot deter our resolve to completely wipe out the menace of terrorism.”