Asim Bajwa rejects propaganda reports against CPEC

ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to Prime Minister (SAPM) on Information and Broadcasting and Chairman CPEC Authority Asim Saleem Bajwa on Sunday turned down the propaganda stories against China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).

“Recently noticed attempts to subvert CPEC by lies and propaganda stories about various aspects and individuals,” the premier’s aide wrote on Twitter.

SAPM Bajwa urged the people to ignore all fake news circulating regarding jobs, projects and individuals under the name of CPEC.

He said all job advertisements relating to the mega project would be posted on the official website- http://www.cpecauthority.gov.pk.

Earlier this month, the CPEC Authority had launched an internship program to develop young leaders with maximum productivity.

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“It is an inclusive and national project that will prove as an engine of growth for the country,” Chairman CPEC Authority Lt Gen (retd) Asim Saleem Bajwa had said in his tweet.

He had informed that human and social development was the government’s priority focus. “With 60% youth population, a tremendous opportunity exists to empower youth.”

Bajwa urged the youth to join this specific three months long internship.

The authority will select 100 people with a maximum age of 30 years in the first internship programme that will start in October 2020.