7TH MEETING OF AKDWP on March 05, 2019

    The approving forum of the AKDWP under the chairmanship of the Additional Chief Secretary (Development) GoAJ&K conducted its 7th meeting for the financial year  2018-19 on March 05, 2019 at Muzaffarabad. The venerable representatives of the Federal Government, Secretaries of the respective line departments and officers of the P&DD, GoAJ&K attended the meeting. In the meeting 23 projects costing over PRs. 6.307 Billion relating to Industries/AJ&K TEVTA, Communication & Works, Forestry, ESMA, Industries/AKSIC, Education, Forestry/Watershed, Agriculture/Livestock,  Communication & Works, Physical Planning & Housing, Power and Research & Development sectors/sub sectors were considered.
    The two major developmental schemes illumined in  the forum relating to Education Sector  for providing quality education services aiming at Construction of Additional Accommodation Repair & Renovation of Buildings & Provision of Furniture, Boundary Wall & Play Grounds with 16 Higher Secondary Schools of AJK and Acquisition  of Land for Sub Campuses of Public Sector Universities in AJK were considered by the forum. For infrastructural
    development the projects of Communication & Works Sector were also deliberated upon by the forum envisaging Construction, Improvement and Metalling, Reconditioning & Resurfacing of  Major and Link Roads having length 184 Km in the various Districts of AJ&K. The significant project of Industries Sector that was brought under discussion include Construction of Building for Government College of Technology, District Bhimber. Similarly two other developmental schemes namely Improvement and Up gradation of greater water supply scheme Kahuta, District Haveli and Construction of Jail Building at DHQ Bhimber were discussed under Physical Planning & Housing Sector. Moreover, three important schemes discussed under Power sector include Expansion of Power Distribution Network in Cities/Towns of North Zone  in AJ&K & Expansion of Power Distribution Network in Cities/Towns of South Zone in AJ&K and Up-gradation of Computerized Consumer Billing System of Electricity Department in AJK.