Fresh Rs 2.29b uplift projects okayed
Azad Jammu and Kashmir Cabinet Development Committee (CDC) has approved Rs 7.29 billion development schemes of public welfare in different areas. According official Sources, The AJK (CDC) approved development schemes in a meeting chaired by Prime Minister Ch. Abdul Majeed here Saturday.
For transport and communication sector, the committee approved Rs 318.289 million for up gradation of the 12 Km (PartI) Kotli-Palandri road, Rs 251.108 million for improvement and metalling of the 25.57 Km patch of Lakarmandi to Paintra Tehsil Barnala District Bhimber and Rs 367 million for different link roads in Muzaffarabad Division
The committee allocated Rs 372.005 million for 4.0 MW Jari Hydro Power Project, Rs 227.859 million for 1.0 MW Bheri Doba Hydro Project, Rs 399.781 million for 3.2 MW Sharian Hydro Power Project and Rs.2624.74 million for the electrification of remaining areas of District Havali, Hattian, Neelum, Bagh, Sudhnoti, Bhimber, Mirpur, Muzaffarabad and Poonch.
For education sector, Rs 392.409 million, Rs 225.318 million for plantation of trees and wood production. A total of Rs 223.797 million for establishment of 100 skill development centers, Rs 364.716 million.