Interior minister Ahsan Iqbal has said on Friday (September 29) that China-Pakistan Economic Corridor would bring prosperity in billions of lives.
The federal minister called on Chinese development and reforms chief during his China visit and hailed Pakistan-China friendship as the best in the region.
Iqbal said that CPEC provides a platform to consolidate local economies and would help Pakistan learn from China’s progress and a strengthened economy. He said that the corridor has turned Pakistan-China friendship to a strengthened economic partnership.
He asserted that law and order situation was bettering in Pakistan owing to government’s efforts. The minister said that a security force comprising of 15,000 personnel was formed to safeguard the corridor.
Ahsan Iqbal called for joint regional cooperation to counter terrorism and build a stable environment for development.