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February 14, 2021

Sarwar visits Chahan Dam to review work progress

Islamabad

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February 14, 2021

Rawalpindi : Federal Minister for Aviation Ghulam Sarwar Khan Saturday visited Chahan Dam site to review progress on the ongoing construction work.

He was briefed by authorities about the ongoing construction work on the site and Ring road project.

Talk to the media persons, the minister said the dam would be completed at cost of Rs6 billion to provide clean drinking water to the Union Councils of Dhamyal, Garja, Dhaman Syedan, Lakhan, Chak Jalaluddin and Kalial and others, adding that provision of basic amenities of life to the masses was the topmost priority of the incumbent government.

Sarwar expressed satisfaction on the pace of work and also directed the concerned agencies to complete the work on time.

Rawalpindi Ring Road is a mega development project which will be completed at the cost of Rs65 million will not only resolve lingering problems but also help to improve socio-economic conditions of the local people.

The minister said the Ring Road would directly connect the three cities including Rawalpindi, Islamabad and Attock.

The residents of Chakwal and Jhelum will also benefit from it. The proposed length of the Rawalpindi Ring Road project is 64 km, and will start from N-5 near Radio Pakistan in Rawat.

The road will be connected to M-1 and M-2 and would cross N-5 to connect with Islamabad and end at Sangjani.