KOHAT, Feb 27: Minister for Housing Amjid Khan Afridi has said a girls degree college will be constructed in Bilitang to promote women education in the remote areas astride the Rawalpindi highway.
Addressing a jirga at his house on Sunday the minister also announced Rs11 million for water supply scheme in Nakband which would be completed in one month. Similarly, he said Rs8 million would be spent on the road up to the local graveyard and Rs1 million on the pavement of streets in the Nakband area.
He told the jirga that the Nakband primary girls’ school would be upgraded to middle level in the annual development programme of coming fiscal year. He reiterated the commitment of the government of Awami National Party to spread educational institutions across the province.
He said development schemes worth Rs2 billion were in progress in his constituency.Dawn.