Khan, while talking to the press about the recent development said, 1.5 kanals of space had been asked for the church. “We decided to build the church over three canals in anticipation of future needs,” he said.
Former MPA Khwaja Islam has said that he will help raise funds for the construction of the church. A school for Christian children is also expected to be built at the university premises.
Member National Assembly Haji Akram Ansari was also present during the meeting. He said, “The government wants to provide Christians job opportunities and uplift their living standards.”