Over Rs 3,150m approved for BRTS system


Punjab government on Saturday approved the scheme of transport sector with an estimated cost of Rs 3156.632 million for construction of Metro Bus Transit System for Lahore-Ferozepur Road, erection of escalators and platform screen doors at MTS stations package-IX. Five development schemes of various sectors of the economy were also approved with the budget of Rs 4459.021 million in the 15th meeting of provincial development working party of current financial year 2012-13 presided over by the Punjab Planning and Development Board Chairman Javaid Aslam.
Secretary Planning and Development Arif Anwar Baloch, members of the Planning and Development Board and other senior representatives of the relevant provincial departments also attended the meeting.