On Saturday, Asad Umar, the federal minister for Planning said that Naya Pakistan is not possible without Naya Karachi.
While addressing a ceremony on the development of the people of Karachi and the issues of changes in the local government system, the minister for planning said that Naya Karachi would be formed under the guidance of Prime Minister Imran Khan.
He also said that for the development of Karachi, a new local system should be put into practice in which the people of Karachi have equal power and resources. He said that a petition has been submitted in the apex court for changing the local bodies system in Karachi.
Previously, the Supreme Court has given the directives to make the Karachi Circular Railways operational within a span of six months.
The court has given two weeks time for having consultations with China as they are the project financers under the umbrella of China Pakistan Economic Corridor.
The court has given the warning to issue notices of contempt to PM Khan and to the CM of Sindh if the government remains unsuccessful in meeting the deadline provided for the revival of the KCR.