ADB to fund $195m for Balochistan roads project
The project is part of National Highway Network Development.
In Balochistan, Pakistan and Asian Development Bank (ADB) signed an agreement for National Highway Network Development Project for an amount of 195 million dollars.
The loan agreement was signed by the Secretary Economic Affairs Division Muhammad Saleem Sethi and Country Director ADB Dr. Werner E. Liepach following a meeting between the Federal Finance Minister Senator Ishaq Dar and ADB Vice President Wencai Zhang.
The Balochistan roads project is part of National Highway Network Development aimed to rehabilitate 79 km of the existing two-lane road of Zhob-Mughal Kot and 128 km of the existing two-lane road of Qila Saifullah-Waghum in the province.