Press Release of 18th PDWP held on 05th March, 2020

The Provincial Development Working Party (PDWP) held its meeting under the Chairmanship of Mr. Shakeel Qadir Khan, the Additional Chief Secretary P&D Department Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on 5th March, 2020. The meeting was attended by members of PDWP and concerned departments. The forum considered 22 projects pertaining to different sectors including Energy & Power, Roads & Bridges, Housing, Agriculture, E&SE, Governance ST&IT, Law & Justice, Excise & Taxation, Multi-sectoral Development, DWSS and Health sectors for the uplift of the province. The forum approved 20 Projects with an estimated cost of Rs. 20442.265 million while 2 projects were deferred and were returned to their respective departments for rectification.

Approved projects of Energy & Power sector were

  1. Rehabilitation, Maintenance & repair of existing power supply lines / transformers and provision of power transformers in District South Waziristan.
  2. Rehabilitation, Maintenance & repair of existing power supply lines / transformers and provision of power transformers in District Bajaur.

Approved projects of Roads & Bridges Sector were:

  1. Construction of Roads of Sakhi/Malang Adda to Masti khel via Tajori road and Shahbaz Khel to Abdul khel via Chuar Khel road Lakki Marwat.
  2. Construction / Rehabilitation of road a) Chungi # 11 to village Ali Khan, b) Jam Road, c) Baiki Road, c) Kharan to Kani Kot (i/c Bridge), d) Kangar Amgah road UC Beer, e) Kharian Road UC Lodermang (PK-40), Haripur.
  3. Construction of road from a) Ghazi Khel to Phar Khel Pacca (5.156 Km), b) Zangi Khel to Mela Mandra Khel (3-Km), c) Gambilla Phar Khel to Wanda Pashan (2.5-Km), d) Ghani Khel to Tajori road & Barham Khel to Pahar Khel Paca (32.5Km) District Lakki Marwat.
  4. Construction & Black Topping of Roads in Orakzai Agency.
  5. Widening & Blacktopping of Sakra to Gabeen Jabba Road (16 Km) District Swat.

Approved projects of Housing sector were:

  1. Hangu Township , Hangu Development of infrastructure.
  2. Construction of boundary wall main gate & check post at Surizai. District Peshawar under Naya Pakistan Housing program.

Approved projects of Elementary & Secondary Education sector were:

  1. Literacy for All Program in FATA
  2. Establishment of Science Lab and Provision of Science equipment in the existing High Schools in Merged Districts.

Approved project of Governance sector was:

  1. Settlement & Land Record/digitization of land records (for 7 districts) / creation of record of property right.

Approved project of ST&IT sector was:

  1. Propagation of Synthetic Biology in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (Phase-II)

Approved project of Law & Justice sector was:

  1. Construction of Additional Court Rooms & Missing Facilities on need Basis in District & Tehsil Complexes.
  2. Missing Facilities and improvement of infrastructure in the newly Merged Districts.

Approved project of Excise & Taxation sector was:

  1. Establishment of Model Warehouse with Allied Facilities.

Approved project of Multi-sectoral Development sector was:

  1. Special Development Package, District Torghar (Phase-II).

Approved projects of DWSS sector were:

  1. Gravity Flow Water Supply Scheme, District Mansehra (SFD Assisted).
  2. Construction of Drinking Water Supply & Sanitation Schemes on need basis.

Approved project of Health sector was:

  1. Mainstreaming of Health Facilities Taken over from proscribed organization in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.