LAHORE – Chinese Consul General Yu Boren has said that work is being carried out speedily on CPEC projects in Punjab.

Addressing a function on Friday in connection with Chief Minister’s Chinese Language Scholarship Programme, Shehbaz Sharif Merit Scholarship Programme and to honour other brilliant students, Yu Boren said that Shehbaz Sharif is a man of his word.

He said that the names of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Chief Minister Punjab Shehbaz Sharif will always be remembered for taking Pak-China friendship to new heights.

He said that Shehbaz Sharif is equally popular in Chinese leadership and people as he is in Pakistani masses. He said that Shehbaz is a man of action and his vision for the uplift of the education sector is commendable.

He said that 300 megawatt solar power project has been completed expeditiously at Quaid-e-Azam Solar Park Bahawalpur. Similarly, he said, 65 percent civil work of 1320 megawatts coal power project in Sahiwal has been completed and this project will be complete in the middle of 2017.

He said that work is also in progress expeditiously on Lahore Orange Line Metro Train project and it is hoped that it will also be finished within stipulated period.

He described Shehbaz Sharif as his brother and said that CM Punjab is a visionary leader whose speed of work is extraordinary. He said that Shehbaz is a role model for others.