Five development schemes of various sectors with an estimated cost of Rs. 8588.619 million were approved by the Punjab Provincial Development Working Party (PDWP) on Friday. Chairman P&D Muhammad Jahanzeb Khan chaired the 43rd meeting of Punjab PDWP of current fiscal year 2017-18 during which these uplift schemes were approved.
The meeting was attended by Secretary P&D Iftikhar Ali Sahoo, All Members of the Planning & Development Board, Provincial Secretaries concerned, Assistant Chief P&D Coordination-II Hafiz Muhammad Iqbal and other senior representatives of the relevant Provincial Departments.
The approved development schemes included: Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Programme under Stunting Reduction Programme in 11 Districts of Multan, Bahawalpur and D.G. Khan Civil Division at the cost of Rs. 6371.384 million, Construction of Flyover at Jhal Road Railway Crossing to Sahiwal City at the cost of Rs. 580.913 million, Rehabilitation / Carpeting of Phalia to Sial More Interchange uptoTahliAdda i/c PhaliaByepass length=49.51 kms, M.B. Din at the cost of Rs. 905.322 million, Establishment of Sports Complex at Faisalabad City at the cost of Rs. 500.000 million and Establishment of Suspension Culture Plant for FMD Vaccine Production at Food and Mouth Disease Research Centre (F&MDRC), Lahore. (Part-I: Hiring of Consultant / Consultancy Firm / Consortium) at the cost of Rs. 231.000 million.