Welfare projects benefit thousands in Faryab
According to Faryab’s Department of Rural Rehabilitation and Development, a total of 91 projects of National Solidarity, regional development, irrigation and road construction have been executed in the district of Chhardagana and central city of Maimana.
Eng. Mohammad Alim, Head of Faryab’s Rural Rehabilitation and Development Department, said the major projects included asphalting of a 30km road, construction two bridges and 50 culverts, 150 wells and rehabilitation of a water canal that transfers from water streams to residency areas.
Other projects included 74 water tankers (each with a capacity of 1000 liters of water), three pools, 17 embankments, a health clinic, and a training course on carpet weaving.
Costing USD 3.2mn, the projects were funded by the international donors.
Meanwhile, execution of such uplift projects in a few districts of the province has been delayed due to security issues.
The Pajhwok Afghan News reports that Ministry of Commerce and Industries has banned a gas company and sealed 10 gas
According to the Kabul Bank Receivership Department’s officials, the bank’s existing properties are not sufficient to compensate for the lost
High Office for Oversight and Anti-Corruption says that political offices in Afghan government lack a strong will for combating corruption.