PDA chalks out roadmap for timely completion of projects

Observer Report

Peshawar Development Authority (PDA) has chalked out roadmap for ongoing mega development projects along with timelines for ensuring physical progress and their timely completion during the period of next six months, said a news release issued here on Sunday.

According to the details of the said action plan, work on new General Bus Stand would be started in May whereas work on remaining section of the northern loop of Ring Road would be started in July this year.

Similarly, construction work on the improvement of South Section of Ring Road is planned to be started in coming June and work on the construction of De-Tour road would commence next month whereas the under construction Hazar Khwani would be completed in August this year.

This was told during a meeting regarding the roadmap of PDA held here the other day under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Mahmood Khan.

Besides Provincial Finance Minister Timur Saleem Jhagra, MPA Muhammad Asif and Chief Secretary Dr Kazim Niaz, the meeting was attended by Administrative Secretaries of concerned departments, DG, PDA and other concerned officials.

Briefing the participants about other aspects of the said roadmap, it was informed that work is in progress on the proposed project of Peshawar Model Town, formulation of rules and regulations is underway for Land Sharing Formula and it is expected that Peshawar Model Town will be notified as PDA’s Authority Area by May this year.

The meeting was further informed that arrangements have been finalized for allotment of plots to the allottees of Zone One of Regi Model Town and ownership deeds will be handed over to the allottees very soon.