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KARACHI: The British Deputy High Commissioner (DHC) Mike Nithavrianakis called on the Karachi Commissioner Dr Muhammad Sohail Rajputat at the latter's office. Public Private Partnership Unit DG Khalid Mehmood Sheikh also attended the meeting.

During the meeting, the Khalid Mehmood gave a detailed presentation about the progress of the Public Private Partnership Unit Sindh. The visiting dignitary was apprised about the executed projects in health, education and infrastructure sectors under PPP mode.

Moreover, the future mega projects including the Malir Expressway Project (3x3 lane 39.75 kms road for easing traffic in Karachi city), Water Conveyance Project for supplying 45 cusec water to IPPs in Thar Block I and waste water treat plant for SITE were discussed in depth.

Mike Nithavrianakis lauded the efforts of Sindh government in attracting private investment through a robust public private partnership framework and felicitated commissioner Karachi and DG Public Private Partnership Unit on achieving the status of 6th Best PPP Unit in Asia, as declared by The Economist Magazine.-PR

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