SWEDEN AMBASSADOR CALLS ON SHEHBAZ SHARIF

Swedish Ambassador Ms. Ingrid Johansson called on Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif, here today. Matters of mutual interest, producing electricity through garbage, road safety, vehicles’ inspection and certification, driving training school and promotion of cooperation in other sectors were discussed in the meeting. Speaking on the occasion, Shehbaz Sharif said that there exists colossal opportunity of power generation through garbage in Punjab and investors of Sweden can avail these opportunities.

He said that we are anticipating enhancing cooperation with Sweden regarding road safety. Punjab government has effectively propelled Metro Bus Service in three mega cities which has brought standard and cheap travelling facilities for the citizens so this service will be stretched out to other cities, he added. The Chief Minister said that Metro Bus System has been outsourced completely and this system is being forwarded. He said that this service will be started in Faisalabad and buses on feeder routes have been operated to benefit from this service.

Furthermore, he said that each venture of Punjab Government is a masterpiece of speed and transparency additionally Speedo Bus Service in cities has brought ease in mobility for the citizens. The Swedish Ambassador said that we are ready to advance collaboration with Punjab Government.