Lahore: Chief Minister Punjab Shehbaz Sharif remarked that political opponent Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf caused a 22-month delay in the Orange Line Metro Train project.
Sharif was speaking to the media during a visit to the construction site of Orange Line Metro Train project on early Sunday morning.
He also remarked that the work on the project should be expedited and labourers must work around the clock.
CM Punjab arrived at the construction site in a coaster without any protocol and visited different sites for the project in his 2-hour long visit.
He also reviewed the civil, mechanical and electrical aspects of the project, alongside visiting the underground parts of the project.
Later, he held a meeting on the project’s progress, which was also attended by Chinese officials.
He was briefed on the progress of the project and was assured by the officials of the swift and timely completion of the project.
Shehbaz expressed his satisfaction at the work and said he was happy to see the progress during his visit today to the project site.