PDWP approves 42 development projects costing Rs24076.731m

PESHAWAR:A meeting of Provincial Development Working Party (PDWP) chaired by Additional Chief Secretary Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Dr. Shahzad Khan Bangash on Friday approved 42 projects with an estimated cost of Rs. 24076.731 million.

The meeting was attended by Atif Rehman Secretary P&D Department, members of PDWP and representative of tribal districts. The forum considered 45 projects of KP including merged areas pertaining to different sectors including Health, Law and Justice, Home, Multi-Sector Development, Local Government, Relief and Rehabilitation, Energy and Power, Agriculture, Roads and Bridges, Water, Sports and Tourism, Elementary and Secondary Education, Industries and Science Technology and Information Technology.

One project was recommended for inclusion in PSDP of 2019-20 while two projects were deferred due to inadequate designs and were returned to their respective departments for rectification.