ISLAMABAD: Minister for Planning, Development & Special Initiatives chaired a meeting to discuss implementation of the Federal component of Karachi Transformation Plan. Secretaries and Senior Officers of Ministry of Planning, Railways, Water Resources and NDMA participated in the meeting.
The meeting discussed matters related to projects such as Karachi Greater Water Supply (K-IV), Karachi Circular Railway (KCR), Green line BRT, Railway Freight Corridor and Rehabilitation of storm water drains.
The Minister asked the relevant officials to prepare time bound action plans for execution of their respective projects and to identify whether any approvals / NOCs were required from the Provincial Government. He also directed the implementing agencies to indicate their quarter wise financial requirements so that the funding can be ear marked accordingly.
The Minister said that these projects are to be executed at a fast pace as per the directions of the Prime Minister.