CDWP Approved 17 Development Projects Worth PKR 33 Billion

The Central Development Working Party (CDWP) approved 17 social sector development projects worth Rs 33 billion . Moreover, nine projects of Rs 867 billion worth were recommended to the Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) for further consideration.

Meeting Details:

  • Chairperson: Deputy Chairman Planning Commission Mohammad Jehanzeb Khan
  • Participants: Secretary Planning Awais Manzur Sumra, Additional Secretary Planning, members of the Planning Commission, federal secretaries, and representatives from federal ministries and provincial governments

Approved Projects:

  1. National Agriculture Productivity Enhancement Programme: Rs 3,000 million
  2. Pakistan Model Agriculture Research Center: Rs 4,000 million
  3. Gas Supply: Rs 1,093.439 million
  4. Transport and Communications: Rs 9,553.930 million
  5. Lahore-Sahiwal-Bahawalnagar Motorway: Rs 435,720.821 million (recommended)
  6. Higher Education: Rs 4,888.960 million
  7. Mass Media: Rs 4,828.902 million
  8. Qaidi Azam Health Tower: Rs 15,000 million (recommended)
  9. Economic Projects: Rs 4,054.279 million
  10. Water Resources: Rs 117,225.916 million (recommended)

Additional Recommendations:

The 17 projects recommended to ECNEC aim to improve Pakistan’s infrastructure, economic growth, and social development across various sectors including agriculture, transport, higher education, mass media, healthcare, and water resources.

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