New building for information dept opens
KUNDUZ CITY (PAN): A newly-constructed building for the information and culture department of northern Kunduz province was inaugurated on Thursday, an official said.
The single-storey building was constructed over half acre of land in eight months, information and culture director, Abdul Shakur Dost, told Pajhwok Afghan News.
The building has 12 offices, a hall, eight bathrooms, water supply system, a boundary wall, a guardroom and other facilities, he said.
Funded by the rural rehabilitation and development ministry, the building cost 10,650,000 afghanis ($234,478). Shakur said department officials earlier had to work in a small rented building.
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