About 6 billion worth of projects were approved in the Provincial Development Working Party meeting.
Several ongoing projects were approved to make the impact more effective.
The approval was given in a PDWP meeting chaired by the Additional Chief Secretary Planning and Development Department of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mr. Muhammad Zubair Asghar Qureshi.
On the special instructions of the Caretaker Minister for Planning and Development Mr. Syed Hamid Shah, the development planning is being carried forward as per the rules and regulations set by the Election Commission.
PDWP members and concerned departments participated in the meeting. The forum gave approval for improvement in projects related to agriculture, health, energy and power, and home for the development of the province.
Approved projects include the establishment of a Mobile Veterinary Clinic in South Waziristan, Agency for Provision of Mobile Veterinary Clinics (Services) in Orakzai, and National Program for Improvement of Water Courses in Pakistan Phase II. Provincial Share (Prime Minister’s Agricultural Emergency Programme), District Shangla. Provision of electricity schemes to the three Union Councils, Governance and Policy Reforms Programme, Governance and Policy Project FATA, Establishment of Institute of Petroleum Technology in District Kirk, Establishment of Project Management Unit for Safe City Project Peshawar, in the health sector. National Health Support Programme, includes feasibility studies for setting up Bone Marrow Transplant Center at Khyber Medical University, Hayatabad, Peshawar.