Punjab Government on Wednesday approved various Development schemes
The Provincial Development Working Party Punjab approved ten development schemes of various development Sectors with an estimated cost of Rs. 44,728.739 million.
These schemes were approved in the 29th meeting of Provincial Development Working Party (PDWP) of current fiscal year 2014-15.
Provincial Secretary P&D Waseem Ajmal Chaudhary, members of the Planning & Development Board, Provincial Secretaries concerned and other senior representatives of the relevant Provincial Departments also attended the meeting.
According to Spokesman for P&DD, the approved development schemes included: Small House-Cum Garden Plots for Eradication of Poverty in Punjab (Pilot Project), Phase-I (Revised) at the cost of Rs. 274.990 million, 2x55 MW (Gross) Coal Fired Power Plant at Sundar Industrial Estate Lahore at the cost of Rs. 32397.18 million, Feasibility Study for Establishment of 50-200 MW Small Coal Fired Power Plants near Load Centers in the Punjab (PC-II) at the cost of Rs. 120.268 million, Updating of Feasibility Study, Preparation of PC-I, Management of Bidding Process on EPC Mode and Construction Supervision of 15-20 MW Biomass Thermal Power Project near Chak Jhumra-District Faisalabad (PC-II) at the cost of Rs. 104.050 million, Establishment of Punjab Institute of Neurosciences (PINS) Phase-I, Lahore General Hospital, Lahore (Revised) at the cost of Rs. 2452.597 million, Punjab Thalassemia Prevention Programme (PTPP) at the cost of Rs. 498.049 million, Restoration of Landslide at Jhika Gali Murree (Slope Stablization / Road Improvement Measures) (3rd Revised) at the cost of Rs. 1181.657 million, Widening / Improvement of Sohawa Chakwal Talagang Mianwali Road Art: No. 12 km No. 176.39 to 217.54=41.45 km in Mianwali at the cost of Rs. 1704.649 million , Widening & Improvement of Noor Pur Thal to Main Road Quaid Abad, km 0.00 to 19.00, 27.50 to 41.50 & 41.50 to 56.00 total length 47.50 in District Khushab (Revised) at the cost of Rs. 471.756 million and construction of Dual Carriageway from Gujrat to Salam Interchange (Motorway) through Mandi Bahauddin (Section km 27.90 to 122.20=94.30 Kms) at the cost of Rs. 5523.543 million.