Development work in sector E-12 begins



Zafar Malik


Development work in sector E-12, which remained stalled for more then three (03) decades,  has been started. In the first phase, work on the Service Road (North) of sector E-12 is being carried out. In this context, contractor after mobilizing machinery started construction of the service road.

Capital Development Authority (CDA) issued tenders for the construction of said road in September. 16 firms participated in the tendering process and contract was awarded to the lowest bidding firm. According to contract, not only dualized service road would be constructed, but culverts, drainage system and allied work would be also carried out. The road would be completed with the cost Rs. 97.107 million.

Incumbent management of the authority is acting upon a comprehensive policy for initiating development activities in the sectors which were stalled since decades. In this context, after fulfilling codel formalities in short span, construction of the service road (North) sector E-12 has been started while PC-1 amounting Rs. 6630.2 million for the development whole infrastructure including road network, water supply, sewerage, drainage and electrical works in sector has already been approved by the (CDA-DWP) in its 45th meeting.

In the meanwhile, contractor has been directed to complete the construction of service road (north) within stipulated time. Concerned formations have also been directed to ensure effective monitoring and timely completion so that allottees of the sectors could be enabled to construct houses in their allotted plots.