Approved ten development schemes
03 Dec, 2013
Lahore, 3rd December, 2013
The Punjab Government on Tuesday has approved ten development schemes with an estimated cost of Rs. 55100.324 million.
These schemes were approved in the 20th meeting of Provincial Development working Party of current fiscal year 2013-14 presided over by the Punjab Planning and Development Board Chairman, Muhammad Irfan Elahi, says P&D Spokesman.
Provincial Secretary P&D Arif Anwar Baloch, all members of the Planning & Development Board, Provincial Secretaries concerned and other senior representatives of the relevant Provincial Departments also attended the meeting.
According to handout issued by the Spokesman P&D Department, the approved development schemes included: Punjab Youth Internship Program (Phase-II) at the cost of Rs. 1480.616 million, Pothohar Climate Smart Irrigated Agriculture Program (Concept Paper) at the cost of Rs. 42000.00 million, Project Preparation for Punjab Irrigated Agriculture Investment Program (PIAIP) (PC-II) at the cost of Rs. 961.000 million, Feasibility Study of Jalalpur Canal (PPTA) Jhelum, Khushab, Pind Dadan Khan (PC-II) at the cost of Rs. 88.100 million, Widening & Improvement of Sialkot Wazirabad Rasul Nagar Kot Harra Jalalpur Bhattian Road (Section Qadirabad Road to Jalalpur Bhattian) km No. 92/00 to 133/09=41/09 kms, District Hafizabad (Revised) at the cost of Rs. 285.129 million, Widening & Improvement of road from Shahpur Sadar to Jhawarian Via Lak More and Village Kalra (Phase-I & II) length Km 28.55 in District Sargodha (Revised) at the cost of Rs. 380.161 million, Widening & Improvement of road from Chak No. 217/TDA (Multan Mianwali Road) to Samtia More (Karor Bakhar Road) length 24.40 km in District Layyah (Revised) at the cost of Rs. 370.048 million, Dualization of Eastern Side Bypass length 14.25 kms in District Gujranwala (Revised) at the cost of Rs. 913.384 million, Construction of Signal Free Junctions at Qainchi, Ghazi Road and Khaira, Lahore at the cost of Rs. 5897.539 million and Establishment of Garment Cluster / Industrial Zone, District Sheikhupura at the cost of Rs. 2724.347 million.