In an effort to develop Karak, Hangu and Kohat in a sustainable manner, the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Government has launched a comprehensive developmental project known as Kohat Area Development Project. 1st Steering Committee Meeting of Kohat Area Development Project held under the chairmanship of Additional Chief Secretary Khyber Pakhtunkhwa at Planning & Development Department Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The meeting was attended by Commissioner Kohat Division, all relevant Deputy Commissioners and officials from different departments.
The development project is to be completed in five years with an estimated cost of Rs 15.6 billion. Under the project various development schemes would be initiated in all three districts of Kohat division i.e. Kohat, Karak and Hangu.
The meeting approved different projects in agriculture, public health, roads infrastructure, health, education, water and irrigation sectors in all the three districts.
The meeting directed to prepare PC-1’s of the schemes immediately and get them approved from the competent forums.
The project would usher a new era of development and prosperity in the region.