M. M. ALAM
QUETTA: Envoy of France to Pakistan Madame Martine Dorance has noted that China was investing enormously in the energy and communication sector of the mega CPEC project.
H.E. said this while expressing views here on Wednesday (Dec., 14th) during ongoing tour of Baluchistan along with Embassy’s Economic Department Head Philippe Fouet.
The Ambassador, pointing towards the mineral riches of Baluchistan maintained that improved security would draw investors there from France.
Harboring on the subject H.E. reiterated that French companies were interested in investing in various sectors in Pakistan including power, water treatment and transport.
Envoy Dorance told that (Agence Française Développement) AFD was involved here in green-energy field. The agency is providing technical know-how as well as resources for hydro-electricity and solar energy projects.
Baluchistan: Roadside blast kills one, injures seven in Panjgur!
PANJGUR: In a roadside blast here today one person died and seven others got wounded, two of whom are in critical condition.
Brother of the tribal leader was not so fortunate and was killed by the explosion detonated by a remote control device. He was travelling in a different vehicle.
According to details unidentified miscreants unsuccessfully attempted to kill a tribal notable in Chitkan area by means of an explosive-laden motorcycle kept near a garbage dump at an intersection.
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Miscreants launch cracker attack on Bolan Express in Baluchistan
DERA MURAD JAMALI (BALOCHISTAN): Miscreants have attacked the Bolan Express by means of a cracker here near Mangoli Railway Station today.
According to details FC cleared cracker explosion site. Those wounded have been taken to Civil Hospital.
All the passengers have been provided the support needed to facilitate shifting from train and move towards Jacobabad.
Balochistan unrest: Five soldiers killed, six injured as their vehicle toppled due to firing by unidentified men!
TURBAT: Five soldiers lost lives and six wounded when their vehicle turned over as a result of firing by some miscreants near here today.
The security convoy was moving near Shapook when it came under fire possibly by separatist militants.
Injured personnel are said to be recovering in DHQ Turbat.