ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan is set to lay the foundation stone of Jalalpur Sharif-Jhelum canal on December 26 during his visit to Jhelum’s Pind Dadan Khan Tehsil, said federal minister Fawad Chaudhry on Tuesday.
Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry announced that PM Imran Khan will pay a visit to Pind Dadan Khan on Thursday where he will lay the foundation stone of the Jalalpur Sharif-Jhelum canal.
He claimed that it will be Imran Khan’s first visit to Jhelum after becoming prime minister from where he will begin his public contact campaign. The premier is likely to make announcements of mega-projects and address a public gathering as well.
It should be mentioned here that PM Imran Khan had also scheduled his visit to Karachi on Friday, December 27, sources close to the government quarters revealed on Saturday.
The prime minister will be apprised with development efforts progressing in the metropolis in a formal briefing by the ministers, sources said further.
Sources also claimed that the prime minister will hold meetings with government functionaries of the city as well as with government allies.