Commissioner Malakand reviews progress on uplift schemes


Commissioner Malakand Division Shahidullah Khan visited Deputy Commissioner Office Swat at Saidu Sharif where he presided over a meeting and reviewed progress on development projects in the district. Deputy Commissioner Swat Irfanullah Khan Wazir gave him a briefing on the ongoing development projects, overall situation, and prob-lems in the Swat district.

Heads of district departments participated in the meeting. During the meeting issues relating to ser-vice delivery centers, health projects, construction of schools, colleges, and universities, road projects for access to tourist destinations, restoration of in-frastructure affected by floods in 2022, clean water and irrigation projects, sports projects, land settle-ment, and river protection were reviewed. It was told that various restrictions have been imposed regarding river protection and monitoring in this regard is also going on.

The Deputy Commissioner also presented the pro-gress in the development projects to Commissioner Malakand Division Shahidullah Khan. Speaking on the occasion, the Commissioner Malakand Division directed to ensure progress on projects of public importance, especially projects related to the tour-ism industry.

The Commissioner Malakand Division also directed the traffic police to take measures on a priority basis to solve traffic-related problems. Tak-ing notice of the problems related to bus stands and vegetable markets in Mingora, Commissioner Malakand Division issued orders to solve the prob-lems within two weeks.