Development in South Punjab

Inclusive growth and regional equity are important features of Development Program. Accordingly, a very high priority has been assigned to Southern Punjab.
Following are some of the important projects to be implemented in South Punjab:


  • Establishment of Khawaja Farid University of Engineering & IT at Rahim Yar Khan (Phase-II)  (PKR. 370 million)
  • Construction of Additional Classrooms in Schools having highest enrollmen in DG Khan (PKR. 250 million)
  • Construction of Building of Govt. Sadiq Women University, Bahawalpur (PKR. 92 million)
  • Construction of Mir Chakar Khan Rind University of Technology D.G Khan (PKR. 100 million)
  • Construction of building of Ghazi University, D.G.Khan (PKR. 120 million)
  • Construction of Building of Govt. Special Education Centre, Khanpur District R.Y.Khan. (PKR. 25 million)
  • Establishment of Govt. Degree College of Special Education D.G.Khan. (PKR. 37 million)
  • Establishment of Cadet College at Khanpur, RY Khan (PKR. 142 million)
  • Strengthening of Govt. Shadab Institute of Special Education Centre & Govt. School for Physically disabled children Multan. (PKR. 28 million)


  • Establishment of Tertiary Care hospital (Nishtar -II) Multan (PKR. 2500 million)
  • Establishment of Emergency and OPD Block Teaching Hospital Dera Ghazi Khan (PKR. 250 million)
  • Establishment of Gynae Block Teaching Hospital D.G.Khan (PKR. 241 million)
  • Establishment of DHQ Hospital Multan (PKR. 30 million)
  • Establishment of 200 Bedded Mother & Child Hospital and Nursing College in District Layyah (PKR. 185 million)
  • Establishment of 200 Bedded Mother & Child Hospital and Nursing College in District Rajanpur (PKR. 185 million)
  • Upgradation of THQ Hospital Taunsa, D.G Khan (from 100 to 190 bedded hospital) (PKR. 624 million)
  • Upgradation of RHC Barthi into 60 Bedded THQ Level Hospital Tribal area D.G Khan (PKR. 165 million)
  • Expansion of CPE Institute of Cardiology, Multan  (PKR. 600 million)
  • Chief Minister's Stunting Reduction Programme for 11 Southern Districts of Punjab (PKR. 500 million)
  • Provision of Missing Specialities for Upgradation of DHQ Hospital to Teaching Hospital, D.G Khan (PKR. 500 million)
  • Establishment of Medical College at Bahawalnagar (PKR. 500 million)
  • Establishment of Teaching Hospital (Sheikh Zayed-II) Rahim Yar Khan (PKR. 500 million)
  • Establishment of Children Hospital, Bahawalpur with Korean Assistance, Phase-I (PKR. 10 million)


  • Ujala Program Punjab (PKR. 609 million)
  • Solar Solution for households in off-grid areas of South Punjab (PKR. 300 million)


  • Horizontal Land Development in South Punjab (PKR. 800 million)

Water Supply & Sanitation

  • Beautification of Taunsa Sharif Including Provision Of Street Lights, Tuff Tiles, Sewerage and Water Supply, Tehsil Taunsa, District DG Khan (PKR. 50 million)


  • Rural Accessibility Programme (RAP)  (PKR. 4970 million)
  • Rehabilitation of Metalled Road from Zain to Bharthi including Pile Foundation Bridge over Nullah Sanghar, Length 16.00 Km, District D.G.Khan (PKR. 431 million)
  • Dualization of Road From Layyah to Chowk Azam Distric Layyah (PKR. 400 million)
  • Widening / Improvement of road from Lodhran to Jalalpur - Pirwala connecting KLM via Bahadurpur, Length 39.80 Km, District Lodhran (PKR. 287 million)
  • Construction of Bridge over River Indus Near Miran Pur on Linking N-55 at Arbi Tiba with R.Y.Khan L=4000 RFT (PPP Mode) (PKR. 5 million)
  • Dualization of Lodhran Kehror pacca, malsi Vehari, District Loadhran (L= 30Km) (PPP Mode) (PKR. 4 million)
  • Dualization of Multan Vehari Road (PKR. 100 million)


  • Establishment of University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences at Bahawalpur (PKR. 658 million)
  • Provision of Veterinary Services and Capacity Biulding in District Rajanpur (PKR. 300 million)

Regional Planning

  • Southern Punjab Poverty Alleviation Project (SPPAP) (PKR. 1762 million)
  • Tribal Area Development Project, Dera Ghazi Khan (PKR. 800 million)
  • Development Package for Cholistan (PKR. 821 million)

Governance & IT

  • Punjab Police Integrated Command, Control & Communication (PPIC3) (PKR. 1000 million)
  • Construction of Infrastructure for Public Facilitation Centers in Punjab (PKR. 18 million)


  • Development of Bahawalpur Industrial Estate (PIEDMC) (PKR. 250 million)
  • Purchase of Land for Establishment of Small Industrial Estate, Taunsa Shareef (PKR. 100 million)