PESHAWAR -- The inauguration of construction works for development of power system infrastructure in the Tribal Districts under the Ten Years Development Plan and Annual Development Plan was expected this month.
In the Ten Years Development Plan construction of 76 Nos. new 11KV feeders, rehabilitation of 59 Nos. 11KV feeders and new village electrification schemes in all Tribal Districts and FRs will be undertaken.
This disclosure was made during a meeting regarding review of TESCO Projects in the newly merged Tribal Districts chaired by Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Mahmood Khan.
Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan directed to speed up the development works for the provision of electricity adding that finances have already been released to TESCO for up gradation of Grid Stations, Transmission Lines and 11KV Feeders.
The Chief Minister was informed that development initiatives were being carried out on emergency basis to provide immediate relief to local population which include rehabilitation of Makeen and Tiarza areas in District South Waziristan, Bifurcation of four 11 KV Feeders and interlinking of eight 11 KV feeders with new 132 KV GSS Khar in Bajaur District, up-gradation of 66 KV Khar Bajaur Grid Station and 66 KV Jandola Grid Station to 132 KV voltage level.
Similarly, under the Ten Years Development Plan, Rs 2,164.78...