Governor visits KATI office, appreciates efforts in contributing to economy


KARACHI: Sindh Governor Muhammad Zubair on Wednesday paid a visit to Korangi Association of Trade and Industries’ (KATI) Central Office and appreciated latter’s contribution in improving the national economy.

Governor said KATI has always played a key role in the national economy, especially by being a huge source of employment for the working-class people. “Its problems would be resolved as soon as possible on priority basis so that the activities of the industries could be improved, and for that contact would be made by concerned officials including both in the federal and provincial governments.”

He said that for the industrial activity, the government had allocated huge funds for the development and infrastructure projects in the budget, especially in the industrial areas. Governor said that no one could shut down Karachi because of the government’s comprehensive and integrated strategies.

Owing to the hard work of government and the unflinching commitment of the law enforcement agencies to restore peace, the city’s lights and dreams are reinstated now as citizens are enjoying social, cultural, literary, economic and sporting activities.

The governor thanked stakeholders, investors, industrialists and traders for the help and said that due to Sindh Rangers’ efforts, it was made possible to eliminate crime elements from Karachi and that is why the Rangers would be present in the province for the continuation of peace and harmony.

SM Munir informed Sindh governor about the effectiveness of KATI’s influence, role in national economy, industry problems and problems of investors and difficulties. He said that the budget was welcomed since it would promote business activities and called it a business-friendly budget.