Islamabad, March 20, 2013 (PPI-OT): ERRA under its Urban Development strategy is reconstructing three cities in AJK including Muzafarabad, Rawalakot and Bagh in collaboration with Chinese companies CXB and CWE. To keep the reconstruction on fast pace, Dy Chairman Azim Asif instructed the PDs to ensure removal of all impediments in Reconstruction and extend full support the Chinese contractors. He also said that a review meeting will be scheduled every month to review the monthly progress on all priority projects in the three cities, which will also serve as identifying and removing the bottlenecks if any.
Rawalakot where progress was slow in the past has picked up speed and out of 22 priority projects including 14 roads the Chinese have mobilized over 100 people to complete the work and with having both capability and human resource considerable progress is expected till October 2013. Priority Projects in Bagh including roads, bridges and various buildings, like, ring road, , Naumanpura Bridge, Sports complex, community center and F.G Public school and while one project is completed and handed over to the government, while 11 projects are under construction.
Five projects in Muzafarabad including Khursheed National Library, old district court, Shopping Plaza are ready to be handed over to the Government of AJK, while Khursheed Library was inaugurated by the Chairman and Deputy Chairman ERRA recently.
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