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New surgical ward inaugurated in Uruzgan

New surgical ward inaugurated in Uruzgan

May 08, 2013 - 18:08

KABULinfo-icon (PANinfo-icon): A newly-constructed surgical ward at a healthinfo-icon clinic was inaugurated in the Deh Rawud district of central Uruzgan province on Wednesday, when repair work on a key highway finished in Maidan Wardak province.

An inaugural ceremony for the ward, costing $5 million, was attended by provincial and district officials, besides a large number of tribal elders, the governor's house said.

In Maidan Wardak, repairs of several damaged portions of the Kabul-Kandahar highway were completed at a cost of seven million afghanis, said the governor's spokesman.

Elsewhere, the foundation stone of a mosqueinfo-icon was laid in the Arghandab district of southern Kandahar province. Funded by the provincial High Peace Councilinfo-icon Office, the mosque is estimated to cost $25,000.


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