Construction work on housing schemes okayed


Staff Reporter


Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan has formally approved establishment and initiation of construction work on the housing schemes at Dangram Swat which is spread over an area of 218 kanals and will also include media colony for local journalists. The Chief Minister has further approved establishment of Hangu Township Scheme on self finance basis and housing scheme in Peshawar under the 2nd Phase of Khpal Kor scheme. The Chief Minister has directed to speed up the work on the ongoing and new housing schemes in the province in order to ensure their timely completion. While chairing a meeting of the housing department on the housing schemes initiated by the incumbent government, the Chief Minister stated that the provincial government will ensure its contribution in the “Naya Pakistan Housing Program” launched by Prime Minister Imran Khan to meet the set targets.
Mahmood Khan stressed on the timely completion of Naya Pakistan Housing Program in Surizai District Swat which is spread over an area of 8,500 Kanals in addition to completion of Peshawar Model Town and CPEC city in Nowshera.
Mahmood Khan furthered that CPEC city in Nowshera is the flagship project of the incumbent government which is spread over an area of 80,000 Kanals and lies on the junction of Rawalpindi, Islamabad, Hazara and Peshawar valley which will help in promoting trade and economic activities.