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Mangal promises new projects in Kajaki soonBy Zainullah Setanikza Jan 9, 2012 - 19:45
LASHKARGAH (PAN): The Helmand governor on Monday promised development projects would be launched soon in Kajaki district of the southern province.
Mohammad Gulab Mangal said his office was paying more attention to northern parts of the province in terms of security and reconstruction.
Addressed tribal elders, religious scholars and residents during a visit to the district, he identified improved power supply and construction of schools, roads and health facilities as his top priorities.
The governor also called on residents to convey his message of peace to those involved in the insurgency and help the government expel foreign insurgents from their areas.
Resident Haji Sirajuddin asked the governor to focus on rebuilding the schools and health clinics destroyed by insurgents.