Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif paid tributes to the unprecedented speed of work of Chief Minister Punjab Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif during inaugural ceremony of 1320-Megawatt Sahiwal Coal Power Project and said that Shehbaz Sharif is the real hero of this project and speedy development. He said that the speed with which Shehbaz Sharif has completed the project is “Punjab Speed” is in fact “PML-N Speed”. He said that credit goes to Shehbaz Sharif for speedy development, who has completed this project through round the clock hard work. He said that unprecedented achievement has been made in the history of Pakistan with the completion of this 1320-Megawatt Project in a record period of 22 months and its credit goes to the hard work of Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif.
The Chief Minister during his speech read the following couplet. Shab Guzr Jay Tu Zulmat ki Shakayat Besood——Dard Tham Jay Tu Izhar-e-Azeeyat Kesa At the conclusion of his speech, Shehbaz Sharif while reading these couplets said that although Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif stops him reading old verses but these verses are proper on this happy occasion. Tamanna Abru Ki Hay Agar Gulzar-e-Hasti Mein——To Kanton Mein Ulajh Kar Zindagi Karne Ki Khu Kar Le Nahin Ye Shan-e-Khud-Dari, Chaman Se Tor Kar Tujh Ko—– Koi Dastaar Mein Rakh Le, Koi Zaib-e-Guloo Kar Le Chinese Ambassador Sun Weidong in his speech said that Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif delivered important speech regarding belt and road policy during his recent visit to China and said that CPEC projects are being implemented very speedily in Pakistan.
Chief Executive Officer Sahiwal Coal Power Project Song Taiji said that second plant of 660-megawatt will also be made operational by 31st May. Mr. Yafo of Chinese Group Ruyi Shandong while speaking on the occasion said that this project has been completed in 22 months due to the personal monitoring of Shehbaz Sharif. He knows that Shehbaz Sharif visited the project a number of times in Sahiwal, he added. Mr. Yafu said that Punjab Speed has now become Shehbaz Speed and the credit of execution of this project goes to the hard work of Shehbaz Sharif. Vice President Chinese Group Huaneng in his address said that generation of electricity through this project in 22 months is a miracle and its credit goes to the struggle of Shehbaz Sharif.