ISLAMKOT: The Chairman of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Bilawal Bhutto Zardari inaugurates Thar Coal Power Project on Wednesday.
Chairman (PPP) Bilawal announces free-of-cost electricity for the residents of Islamkot.
“Local people deserved to get electricity from the coal power project at the highest priority,” he said, while calling it unjust to the people of Thar that they were being deprived of electricity.
The Thar coal power project has a capacity to generate 660 megawatts and consists of two power generation units of 330 megawatts each.
The Thar coal power project is a part of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) initiative.
Chairman Bilawal also said he’ll be inaugurating 250-bed hospital soon in Thar.
“The region of Thar is producing black gold. This is called good governance. This is called a mega project. This is Naya Thar and Naya Pakistan,” – Bilawal added.