ECNEC approves development projects worth billions of rupees
The Executive Committee of National Economic Council has approved a number of development projects worth billions of rupees.
The meeting, chaired by Finance Minister Mohammad Ishaq Dar in Islamabad, also approved in principle the construction of New Gwadar International Airport at a revised cost of over 26.5 billion rupees.
The meeting also approved construction of 73.67 kilometre additional carriageway of Torkham-Jalalabad Road Afghanistan at a cost of over 7.3 billion rupees.
ECNEC approved a project for improving the standard of education in Balochistan with a cost of 34 million dollars.
Under this program, two thousand mixed gender primary schools will be established and sixty girls' schools will be upgraded.