English | دری

Afghan Ministry of Rural Development exceeds its 100-day target

in Afghan Business

Afghan Ministry of Rural Development exceeds its 100-day target

The Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD) has executed 4,809 uplift projects across the country during the past six months.

MRRD Minister Nasir Ahmad Durrani said his ministry has crossed the 100-day development target and added that around three million Afghans have benefited from the execution of uplift projects in a short span of time.

Completed at a sum of USD 144,150,000, these projects were completed in the following sectors:

Transportation: 1,559 Projects

Education: 155 Projects

Rural Energy: 213 Projects

Health: 11 Projects

Community Development: 519 Projects

Irrigation: 1,068 Projects

Water Supply: 1,272 Projects

Of their comprehensive plans, Mr. Durrani pointed out that the MRRD’s goal was to create 280 councils and consequently come up with 280 community development plans. According to him, in the 15 targeted provinces, 277 Community Development Councils and Development Plans have been created and implemented so far.


Tags assigned to this article:
Afghan economyMRRD

Related Articles

Bidding for Procurement of Goods for Supply of Iron Posts

Procurement of Goods for Supply of iron Posts Publish Date: Apr 15, 2013 Closing Date: May 14, 2013 Tender Number: IFB Ref. No:

A new master plan for Spin Boldak district in the pipeline

By Ahmadshah Ghanizada- Officials in southern Kandahar province of Afghanistan have announced to execute a new urban development master plan

American lawmaker unhappy about Afghan-China oil deal

An American Congressman, Dana Rohrabacher, expressed his concern about the Afghan-China deal of the Amu River oil basin made with

No comments

Write a comment
No Comments Yet! You can be first to comment this post!

Write a Comment

Your e-mail address will not be published.
Required fields are marked*