The Punjab Development Working Party approved four development schemes in various development sectors at an estimated cost of Rs 2824.871 million on Thursday.
These schemes were approved in the 32nd meeting of the Provincial Development Working Party (PDWP) of the current fiscal year 2015-16, presided over by Punjab P&D Board Chairman Muhammad Jahanzeb Khan.
P&D’s Provincial Secretary Iftikhar Ali Sahoo, members of the board, provincial secretaries concerned and other senior representatives of the relevant provincial departments also attended the meeting.
According to the P&DD spokesman, the approved development schemes included: Comprehensive Water Supply & Sewerage Scheme for Vehari City at the cost of Rs. 308.199 million, Hiring of Services of a Consultant Firm for Ensuring More Efficient, Timely and Better Execution and Monitoring of the Development Projects. (PC-II) at the cost of Rs. 4.700 million, Poverty Alleviation of Poor Women through Provision of Heifer and Sheep / Goat in Punjab at the cost of Rs 2160 million and Establishment of Model Veterinary Hospital at one Tehsil of Each Division in Punjab at the cost of Rs 351.972 million.