Centre, Sindh govt agree to improve relations


KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah on Sunday called on President Dr Arfi Alvi wherein both the federal and Sindh governments agreed to further improve working relation and mutual cooperation.

Maters of mutual interest, current political situation and ongoing development projects in Karachi came under discussion during the meeting, said a President House statement.

President Arif Alvi assured Sindh CM that the federal government would expedite the development projects in the province. He said that the centre would ensure the provision of water to Sindh.

On January 6, President Alvi said that without the cooperation of the Sindh government, the development projects and other work in Karachi could not be materialised.

Speaking to the media, the president had seconded the stance of Sindh Governor Imran Ismail and asserted that the provincial government is not cooperating with the federal government. “I will try to get the cooperation,” he said.

President Alvi had assured of his efforts to initiate the work on development packages for Sindh, especially Karachi.