Chief Justice of Pakistan, Justice Saqib Nisar has said on Wednesday that Orange Line Metro train project is a gift for citizens of Lahore. He has told to the contractors of Orange Line Train to complete project in time. He further said that he would like to travel through Orange Line train on the inauguration of project. Chief justice was addressing to a bench of three-members in Supreme Court. He said all this during his address. He stated that it will be a contempt of court if project does not complete in time.
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Provincial Minister, Aleem Khan declined the rumors that his Government is ignoring Orange Line project. He further said that we shall complete project in time up to July of this year 2019. He added that as Rs.300 billion have been consumed on project therefore project cannot be terminated now. Aleem Khan said that Nawaz Sharif was a king and king of previous Government has given us burden of debts which we have to pay back. He added that our Government will have to spend Rs.120 annually on Orange Line Metro project for next five years.
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