Pajhwok Services

SMS News Service

Photo Service

Election Coverage

Special Mining Page

Afghan Peace Process Special Page

Addvertise With Pajhwok

Daily Newsletter

Language
Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

Pajhwok is interested in your story suggestions. Please tell us your thoughts by clicking here.

Projects worth $1M inaugurated in Samangan

Projects worth $1M inaugurated in Samangan

By
On
Aug 02, 2018 - 19:01

AIBAK (Pajhwok): Nine construction projects costing $one million were inaugurated after their completion in northern Samangan province on Thursday.

Economy, public healthinfo-icon, higher educationinfo-icon ministers and officials of the Indian Consulate General in Mazar-i-Sharif, the capital of Balkh province, and local influential figures were present at the projects’ inauguration ceremony in Aibak, Samangan’s capital.

Governor Abdul Latif Ibrahimi appreciated the Indian government assistance in term of infrastructure development with his province and urged the Indian diplomatic mission to help them construct school buildings and provide people with clean drinking water.

Education Minister Mustafa Mastor on the occasion said that the new projects included a girls’ hostel building, a building for a technical, professional school and the Bibi Fatima high school’s building.

He added five hospital buildings were part of the projects to address healthcare related issues. He said construction work on these projects took one year and cost more than $one billion provided by the Indian government.

Meanwhile, Minister of Public Health Dr. Ferozoddin Firoz promised with Samanganis to establish a 200-bed hospital in near future.

pk/ma

Tags: 

Related Article

Add new comment

Advertisement

Advertisement

Twitter Update