Provincial Minister for Industries & Commerce and Cooperative Department Jam Ikramullah Dharejo has said that the government is taking all possible steps for the improvement of infrastructure in Sindh Industrial Zones.
He said this in his office today, while meeting a delegation of Nooriabad Chamber of Commerce. On this occasion Secretary Industries Amir Khurshid, MD Site Munawar Mahesar and Kanwar Zia-ur-Rehman, Mohammad Mahmood and Mohammad Ashraf of Nooriabad Chamber of Commerce.
Provincial Minister Jam Ikramullah Dharejo further said that development projects worth Rs. 878 million are being implemented in Nooriabad Industrial Zone.Development work includes improving infrastructure, provision of drainage and clean drinking water.
He said that a large number of industrialists were shifting to Nooriabad with the motivation of Sindh government. Gas and water supply issues will be resolved while a consultant will be hired for the betterment of Nooriabad. Provincial Minister Jam Ikramullah Dharejo said that the Sindh government was working for the development of industrial zones. The problems of the industrialists of Nooriabad would be solved on priority basis. Elimination of encroachments in industrial zones would also be ensured.
He added, ‘ Nooriabad is a peaceful area. Nooriabad is an ideal place for industrialists.
Meanwhile, a delegation of Larkana Chamber of Commerce called on Provincial Minister for Industries & Commerce Jam Ikramullah Dharejo at his office. Secretary Industries Amir Khurshid, MD Site Munawar Mahesar and a delegation from Larkana Chamber of Commerce Bashir Ahmed, Ali Raza Khokar and Ali Asghar were also present on the occasion.
Talking to the delegation, Provincial Minister for Industries & Commerce and Co-operative Department Jam Ikramullah Dharejo said that establishment of Larkana Industrial Estate was the result of vision of Pakistan Peoples Party. There are 94 plots in Larkana Industrial Estate. About 250 applications have been received so far. He said that plots would be given on merit basis. Establishment of agro-based industries will be encouraged.
Jam Ikramullah Dharejo said that belting of plots would be done soon. Establishment of Larkana Industrial Estate would provide employment opportunities for Larkana and its environs. He said that efforts were being made to declare Larkana Industrial Estate as Special Economic Zone.
Declaring it a special economic zone would benefit the industrialists. Jam Ikramullah Dharejo said that Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has directed that industrial zones be set up across Sindh. Pakistan Peoples believes in providing employment.