Planning & Development

Planning & Development

*CDWP gives go-ahead to four Rs 24 bn projects.*

ISLAMABAD: At a CDWP meeting presided over by Deputy Chairman Planning Commission Mohammad Jehanzeb Khan, cleared four development projects with a cumulative estimated cost of Rs. 24bn projects related to Health and Physical Planning & Housing.

Senior officials from Planning Commission and Federal Ministries/Divisions also participated in the meeting while representatives from Provincial Governments participated through video conferences.

Three projects related to Health worth Rs. 17.10 billion presented in the meeting. The first project presented namely “Development of Integrated Disease Surveillance and Response System with Public Health Laboratories Network and Workforce Development for Transition of Field Epidemiology & Laboratory Training Program” worth Rs. 4544.158 million, second project namely “ Strengthening of 12 DHQ Hospitals Building Capacity to Respond to COVID-19 / any future Pandemic in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa” worth Rs. 6512.943 million, and third project presented namely “COVID-19 Response and National Calamities program” worth Rs. 6044.15 million, approved by CDWP forum.

A project of Physical Planning & Housing Presented in the meeting namely “Construction of Session Division in Mauve Area Sector G-11/4 Islamabad” worth Rs. 6949.694 million also approved by CDWP.