KP govt releases Rs 150 mln for development schemes in Tank.

TANK -- Chief Minister Mahmood Khan-led Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has won the hearts of the people of the backward district of Tank by releasing Rs 150 million for development projects in the area despite economic woes.

'Given the financial crisis, we all were worried about the fate of ongoing development schemes in the district, but the KP government was gracious enough to generously provide the required funds, enabling the district administration to ensure timely completion of those projects,' Deputy Commissioner Tank Hameedullah Khattak told the media.

He said the district administration took great pains to provide relief to people and provide them with improved facilities and in this regard, he vowed no hurdle would be tolerated.

The DC said the entire administration stood committed to translating the vision of the provincial government into a reality which was the district administration successfully tackled the decades-old encroachment issue which had been a bottleneck, demolishing illegal structures including shops, plazas, electric and PTCL poles during various anti-encroachment drives in the city.

He said an effective monitoring mechanism had been put in place to ensure quality work and transparently utilize the funds on various segments of the projects which would lead to the development and prosperity of the district.

These schemes included the construction of the Tank main road and work on the project...

To continue reading

Request your trial

VLEX uses login cookies to provide you with a better browsing experience. If you click on 'Accept' or continue browsing this site we consider that you accept our cookie policy. ACCEPT