Islamabad: October 03 (TNS): Main role of Capital Development Authority (CDA) is to carry out development in Islamabad after devolution of roles. Finally, CDA has sped up this role. In this connection, during the meeting 45th meeting of CDA-DWP, 05 projects were given final approval. Under instruction of competent forum new PC-1s were presented and approved. A total of 23,827 housing units will be added in Islamabad as a consequence of this decision.
CDA-DWP in its meeting approved the PC-Is amounting to Rs.18 billion for development of residential sectors. Tenders in some cases were already in process and for the rest shall be started immediately.
CDA in line with the directions of government stands committed to add to housing units in Islamabad. The meeting was presided over by Chairman CDA while attended by the Member Planning & Design, Member Engineering, officers of Planning Commission, officers of Ministry of Interior.
The 45th meeting of the CDA-DWP was focused on the residential development as all the agenda items were pertaining to development of sectors which remain neglected in the past.
During the meeting of CDA-DWP PC-I amounting to Rs.6630.2 million for development of sector E-12 was presented which was approved by the party. Under this PC-I essential services consist of complete infrastructure of the sector would be developed.
CDA-DWP also approved the PC-I amounting to Rs.5656.24 million of development of sector I-15 was also presented before the meeting which was subsequently approved.
CDA-DWP also approved PC-I amounting to Rs.3112.162 million for the development of sector I-14 while PC-I amounting to Rs.2618.25 million for the development of sector I-11 was also approved during the 45th meeting CDA-DWP .
Under these approvals development of complete infrastructure of the sectors including service roads, major roads, drainage network, sanitary sewerage system including smart STP, water supply lines, culverts, bridges of service road, complete underground electrification network including grid station, over head and underground water reservoirs, underground services etc. would be developed.
CDA-DWP also approved the PC-I amounting to Rs.343.79 million for development of infrastructure works in sector G-5 Islamabad. Under this project roads, carpeting footpaths, drainage, water supply and sewerage system improvement would be carried out while existing road infrastructure in sector G-5 would be upgraded.