According to sources, Prime Minister Imran Khan will perform the groundbreaking of new Gwadar Airport on Friday (today).
New Gwadar Airport groundbreaking ceremony will be held today and PM Imran Khan will lay the foundation stone. However, he will also lay the foundation stone of some other projects. CM Balochistan Jam Kamail revealed that PM Imran wil take part in the groundbreaking ceremony of the western route of the CPEC or China Pakistan Economic Corridor.
Earlier, Lijian Zhao, deputy chief of mission at the Chinese Embassy, said, “On the occasion of the groundbreaking (ceremony) of the new Gwadar international airport and second Gwadar expo, we will show you a different Gwadar port.”
After completion, the Gwadar new airport will be Pakistan’s second largest. It will be capable of handling ATR 72, Airbus A-300 and Boeing B-747 aircraft on domestic as well as international routes.