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    Wardak

    Governance

    Tribal elders want early vote results

     GARDEZ/MAIDAN SHAHAR (Pajhwok): Tribal elders in southeastern Paktia and central Maidan Wardak provinces urged the electoral commissions to announce the election results without further delay.



    Reconstruction

    Construction of highway begins in Wardak

    MAIDAN SHAHR (Pajhwok): Construction work on a 24 kilometres portion of the Kabul-Kandahar highway was inaugurated in central Maidan Wardak province on Tuesday, an official said.



    Reconstruction

    Public welfare schemes inaugurated in Wardak

    MAIDAN SHAHAR (Pajhwok): Six development projects worth 10 million afghanis were inaugurated in the Jalrez district of central Maidan Wardak province, an official said on Wednesday.



    Reconstruction

    Several uplift projects due in Maidan Wardak

    MAIDAN SHAHAR (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Energy and Water pledged to execute various development projects in central Maidan Wardak province, an official said on Wednesday.



    Security and Crime

    Ex-Bagram inmate returns to battlefield

    MAIDAN SHAHR (Pajhwok): Released from the Bagram prison in central Parwan province, a Taliban commander has reportedly returned to the battlefield in central Maidan Wardak province, reliable sources told Pajhwok Afghan News on Tuesday.



    Security and Crime

    2 Italian nationals detained in Wardak

    MAIDAN SHAHAR (Pajhwok): Two Italian citizens posing as mining experts have been arrested along with three Afghans in the Jalrez district of central Maidan Wardak province, officials said on Tuesday.



    Security and Crime

    Special police unit gets new building

    MAIDAN SHAHR (Pajhwok): The special police unit in central Maidan Wardak province got a new building, with all facilities, an official said on Sunday.



    Reconstruction

    338 projects in Wardak this year: Khogyani

    MAIDAN SHAHAR (Pajhwok): Governor Abdul Majid Khogyani has said 338 development projects would be initiated and completed by this year’s end in central Maidan Wardak province.



    Security and Crime

    Woman shot dead in Maidan Wardak

    MAIDAN SHAHAR (Pajhwok): Security forces shot dead a 38-year-old woman in the Jalriz district of central Maidan Wardak province, an official said.



    Governance,Reconstruction,Health

    SCA to spend 320m afghanis in Wardak this year

    MAIDAN SHAHR (Pajhwok): The Swedish Committee for Afghanistan (SCA) would spend 320 million afghanis in central Maidan Wardak province on various projects this year, an official said on Thursday.