The Punjab Provincial Development Working Party (PDWP) approved four development schemes of various sectors with an estimated cost of 19.704515 billion.
These schemes were approved in the 8th meeting of PDWP of current fiscal year 2019-20 held here on Friday.
Provincial Secretary P&D Imran Sikandar Baloch, all Members of the Planning & Development Board, Provincial Secretaries of concerned departments and other senior representatives of the relevant Provincial Departments also attended the meeting.
The approved development schemes included: Southern Punjab Poverty Alleviation Project (SPPAP) – IFAD Assisted (Revised) at the cost of Rs. 15,524.584 million, Rehabilitation of Metalled Road from Zain to Barthi including Pile Foundation Bridge over Nallah Sanghar, Length 16.00 Km, District DG Khan (Revised) at the cost of Rs. 682.931 million, Horizontal Land Development in South Punjab at the cost of Rs. 2,000.000 million and Research & Development / Technical Support Fund for Academia (Revised) at the cost of Rs. 1,497.000 million while Construction of Waste Water Treatment Plant at Babu Sabu (South West), Lahore cleared and sent to Central Development Working Party (CDWP) for its final approval.