PR No.184 Islamabad

President Mamnoon Hussain has said that serving the people and resolving their issues within the available resources is the real achievement adding in this regard LNG is an excellent project through which energy needs of the country can be met.

The President said this while being briefed on LNG project by Federal Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources Shahid Khaqan Abbasi here at the Aiwan-e-Sadr, Islamabad on Wednesday.

The President praised the transparent nature of the project and said that work on such low cost and beneficial projects should be expedited to meet the energy needs of the country so that the national economy improves and basic facilities are made available to the people.

The President expressed satisfaction that the country’s economy is now on the right track for which present economic team deserves praise. Expressing satisfaction on LNG project, the President said that Shahid Khaqan Abbasi is a competent and dedicated person who always holds national interest supreme.

Mr. Arshad Mirza Federal Secretary Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources, DG LNG Project, MD, Inter State Gas System and senior officials of President’s Secretariat also attended the briefing.