At the twentieth meeting of the Provincial Development Working Party, plans worth Rs 36 billion were approved. Approval was given in the meeting of PDWP chaired by Additional Chief Secretary Planning and Development Department Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mr Shahab Ali Shah. On the special instructions of Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mr Mahmood Khan, the projects include setting up of 500 Kanal Center of Excellence for Orphans in Bannu District and construction of 61 km Bannu to Miranshah District North Waziristan Road. The government will provide housing, food and education to the orphans.
The meeting was attended by members of PDWP and relevant departments. The forum approved 16 projects related to sports and tourism, C&W, higher education and transport for the betterment of the province.
Approved projects include improving and rehabilitating Karam Tal, Para Chinar, Angor Ada, South Waziristan and Malikhel Karachi roads. Feasibility Study and Design of Construction of Kanjubori, Kakar Shang and Banda Akhon Zadgan Shri Khwar Alai RCC Bridge, Batgram Paimal Road Repair Batgram District, Construction of several Serena Roads from Shahur to Turmandi and Ghanda in South Waziristan District, Mali Khel Improvement and Rehabilitation Kharlachi Road, Road construction and rehabilitation in Mehsud area, To make Uzair Bhatti Chowk to Jawad Chowk road in Mardan district two way and feasibility study and design, construction, improvement and maintenance of bridges under AIP, Construction, improvement and rehabilitation of roads and bridges in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Provision of facilities for existing grounds in Swat District, Establishment of Transport Inspection Stations in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Includes establishment of tax facilitation centres and excise offices in 6 districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.