Pakistan Peoples Party or PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said that Prime Minister Imran Khan did not make any announcement regarding the Iran Pakistan gas pipeline.
Over Iran Pakistan gas pipeline, PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto bashed PM Imran Khan. Bilawal said that during PM Imran Khan visit to Iran, he never made any announcement regarding the gas pipeline. Here is his tweet:
despite his visit to Iran no announcement was made by the PM to continue President Zardari’s Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline. Given our energy needs, ever increasing price of gas & unequal load-shedding sad that govt also caving to international pressure instead of putting 🇵🇰 first.
— BilawalBhuttoZardari (@BBhuttoZardari) April 24, 2019
On the other side, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani revealed that the oil and gas requirements of Pakistan will be fulfilled by Iran. He said that Iran is already taken steps for the construction of a gas pipeline to the borders of Pakistan. He further added that Iran is also ready to increase exports of electricity to Pakistan.
Iranian President revealed that Iran is also interested in establishing links between Gwadar and Chahbhar ports in order to strengthen the bilateral trade relations. Both countries also signed a MoU for cooperation in the health sector.