ECNEC approves projects worth Rs 891 billion
The committee, which met with Finance Minister Ishaq Dar in the chair in Islamabad, approved the revised PC-I of Neelum Jhelum hydropower project at a cost over four hundred four billion rupees.
It approved the revised PC-I of Sukkhur-Multan Section of Karachi-Lahore Motorway. The road will pass through Sukkhur, Ghotki, Rahimyar Khan, Bahawalpur and Multan districts.
ECNEC also approved the revised PC-I for KKH Phase-II from Havelian to Thakot project at a cost of about 136.66 billion rupees.
The meeting also approved the National Highway N-70, Rakhi Gajj-Bewata, East-West road project at a revised cost about twenty-three billion rupees. The road is an important link between Baluchistan and southern region of Punjab.