Rs 29720 Million Earmarked For 25 New NHA Schemes In PSDP
Sumaira FH 27 days ago Mon 13th July 2020 | 05:10 PM
ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 13th Jul, 2020 ) :The Federal government under the Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP) 2020-2021 has allocated Rs 29720 million for 25 new schemes of National Highways Authority (NHA) out of which Rs 3350 million are in the shape of foreign aid and Rs 26370 million in local component.
For Zhob-Kuchlak Road, which forms part of Western alignment of China Pakistan Economic Corridor, Rs 10000 million have been allocated in the PSDP-2020-2021. Total estimated cost of the project is Rs 63081 million. About Rs 4000 million have been earmarked for the construction of 146 km Hoshab-Awaran Section of Tattodero-Gawadar Motorway. The estimated cost of the project is Rs25835.893 million. For the construction of 23-km Quetta Western Bypass, Rs 1500 million have been specified. Total estimated cost of the project is Rs 6890.569 million.
For construction of Additional Carriageway of Shikarpur-Rajanpur Section of Indus Highway, part of CAREC Corridor having estimated cost of Rs 47593.190 million, an allocation of Rs 1000 million has been made out of which Rs 500 million is foreign aid.
For the construction of Dera Murad Jamali Bypass, Rs 1000 million have been allocated while its estimated cost is Rs 2105.954 million. As far as dualization and improvement of 210-km existing N-50 from Yarik - Sagu - Zhob including Zhob Bypass, is concerned, it would cost Rs 76486.231 million and it has an allocation of Rs 1000 million in the next PSDP which also included Rs 500 million foreign aid.