LAHORE: The Punjab Provincial Development Working Party approved development schemes of Road sector with an estimated cost of Rs. 9540.880 million.
These schemes were approved in the meeting of Provincial Development Working Party (PDWP) of current fiscal year 2016-17 presided over by Punjab Chairman P&D Muhammad Jahanzeb Khan. Provincial Secretary P&D Iftikhar Ali Sahoo, all members of the Planning & Development Board, Provincial Secretaries concerned and other senior representatives of the relevant Provincial Departments also attended the meeting.
The approved development schemes included: Construction of Dual Carriageway from Gujrat to Salam Interchange (Motorway) through Mandi Bahauddin (section km 27.90 to 122.20= 94.30kms), M.B. Din. (Revised) at the cost of Rs. 5470.910 million, Widening/Improvement of Lahore Sargodha Mianwali Bannu Road Art:2 (Phase-II) from Kot Chandna to Dara Tang No. 355.47km to 408.92 length = 53.45 km, District Mianwali (Revised) at the cost of Rs. 2109.394 million, Dualizatoin of T.H.A.T Road from Jahanian Chowk to Hattian via Motorway Interchange length=17.60 km, Attock (Revised) at the cost of Rs. 979.835 million and Construction of Dual Carriageway from Faisalabad Dry Port to Sahinwala via Chak Jhumra, length=19.27 km, District Faisalabad at the cost of Rs. 980.741 million.