The Punjab Provincial Development Working Party approved three development schemes of various sectors with an estimated cost of PKR. 4022.842 Million.
These schemes were approved in the 20th meeting of Provincial Development Working Party (PDWP) of current fiscal year 2018-19 presided by the Chairman P&D Habib ur Rehman Gilani. Provincial Secretary P&D Iftikhar Ali Sahoo, all members of the Planning & Development Board, Provincial Secretaries of concerned departments and other senior representatives of the relevant provincial departments also attended the meeting.
The approved development schemes included:
- Punjab Child Labour Survey (PCLS), 2015-19 (PC-II) at the cost of PKR. 243.742 Million
- Afforestation of blank areas in Irrigated Plantation in Punjab at the cost of PKR. 500.000 Million
- Rehabilitation and moderanization of Islam Barrage (Left bank is located in District Bahwalpur while Right bank is at Vehari District) at the cost of PKR. 3,279.1 Million recommended by the PDWP and then forwarded to CDWP / ECNEC for its final approval