6th MEETING OF AKDWP (05-12-2017)

    The Additional Chief Secretary (Dev.) on December 5, 2017 presided over the 6th meeting of current fiscal year 2017-18 of the approving forum of AKDWP wherein 22 developmental projects costing over worth PRs. 3.770 billion were brought under consideration. The venerable representatives of the Federal Government, Finance Department GoAJ&K along with the concerned Secretaries of line departments and officers of P&DD participated in the meeting. The developmental schemes included in the agenda were appertaining to Health, Population Welfare, Social Welfare, Foreign Aid, AJK-TEVTA, Power, Physical Planning & Housing, Development Authorities, Information Technology, Tourism/Archaeology and Communication & Works sectors.
    The vitally important projects that were brought under discussion include the Up-gradation of School of Nursing in Mirpur, Population Welfare Programme in AJ&K, Drug Addicts Rehabilitation Center in Muzaffarabad, Restoration of Flood Resilience Protection Structures of 1.7 MW Dhanna HPP in District Kotli, Paradigm Shift in Training & Assessment from Conventional to Internationally Accepted CBT&A, Capacity Building of AJ&K Power Development Organization (PDO),  Beautification of Muzaffarabad City, Establishment of Computer Labs in Educational Institutions in Earthquake affected Districts of AJ&K, Establishment of Archaeology Wing in AJK and Survey and Feasibility Study for Archeological Assets in AJK, Establishment of Publicity Network for Tourists in Azad Kashmir, Development of Tourism in Neelum District through Public Private Partnership, Provision of Basic Tourism Amenities including Lake Development in AJ&K, Construction of Tourists Lodges in AJ&K, Improvement, Metalling & Black Topping of Noseri to Authmuqam road in District Neelum, Kahori-Patikka to Dewlian road, Muzaffarabad to Noseri road, Hans Choki Dana-Chatter Klass road  and Muzaffarabad to Shaheed Gali road via Thanger in District Muzaffarabad, Improvement and Re-conditioning of Neli to Lamnian road, Chikar to Sudhan Galli road, District Jhelum Valley and  Improvement of Drainage & Protection Work Western Bank Naluchi Bypass to Chellah Bandi Road, District Muzaffarabad.