SHIKARPUR: The local body elections will be held soon, said the chief minister of Sindh, Qaim Ali Shah on Monday. “We are negotiating with our coalition partners. We want to introduce a system which will help the people.” He added that the present government would complete its tenure of five years successfully. While talking about load shedding, the CM said that development projects had been initiated at Thar coalfield by Chinese and Australian companies. He added that this issue would be resolved by 2015. He also announced a package of Rs100million for development activities in Shikarpur. Agha Sirajuddin, Food Minister Nadir Ali Magsi, Mukesh Chawla, Sindh Information Minister Sharjeel Inaam Memon, Saifullah Dharejo and secretaries of various departments attended the meeting.
Published in The Express Tribune, July 24th, 2012.
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