CDWP clears Rs175 billion for Diamer Basha Dam
ISLAMABAD: The Central Development Working Party (CDWP) on Wednesday considered Diamer Basha Dam project (acquisition of land, resettlement) worth Rs175 billion and referred to Executive Committee of National Economic Council (ECNEC).
The meeting presided over by Deputy Chairman Planning Commission Mohammad Jehanzeb Khan, also approved three projects worth Rs1.04 billion.
Secretary Planning Zafar Hasan, senior officials of federal government were also participated in the meeting while representatives from provincial governments participated through videoconference.
The CDWP approved a project presented by Ministry of Maritime affairs namely “Establishment of Business Park at Korangi Fisheries Harbour” worth Rs784 million.
The project envisages the development of Business Park to accommodate industrial units, offices and other associated infrastructure and services centered around one primary product or activity. – APP