CDWP approves PC-I for establishing state-of-the-art PUEET
ISLAMABAD: The project of establishing a state-of-the-art Pak University of Engineering and Emerging Technology (PUEET) costing up to Rs. 3281.00 million has got formal approval from Central Development Working Party (CDWP).
According to an official source, the amount allocated for this project in Public Sector Development Programme (2019-20) was Rs. 1500 million.
Earlier in a meeting held on December 18, 2019, CDWP suggested to decrease the amount of the PC-I of this project and submit again.
The project was re-submitted to Ministry of Planning, Development and Reforms on January 16, 2020 after amendments.
In addition, the Prime Minister office has constituted a committee under Ministry of Planning Development and Special Initiatives comprising over Minister for Science and Technology, Chaudhry Fawad Hussain and renowned scientist, Professor Dr. Atta ur Rehman to finalize the recommendations for establishment of this university on the open land of Prime Minister’s House. - APP