Mayor and Chairman, CDA, paid a surprise visit to inspect the progress of ongoing re-carpeting work
Islamabad, October 08, 2016 (PPI-OT): Mayor of Islamabad and Chairman Capital Development Authority (CDA), Sheikh Anser Aziz paid a surprise visit to Constitution Avenue to inspect the progress of ongoing re-carpeting work.
Mayor of Islamabad and Chairman CDA, Sheikh Anser Aziz directed the concerned officers to strictly ensure quality of work and complete carpeting of 10 kilometer (both sides) a long Constitution Avenue with in given time frame. He said that funds saved from the project would be utilized for road carpeting in other areas of the city. He said that Metropolitan Corporation Islamabad (MCI) will revive Machinery Pool Organization (MPO) Directorate to carryout road carpeting work in the city in order to avoid extra expenditures. He further said comprehensive plan has been devised to fully mobilize MPO Directorate, under which not only heavy machinery of this formation would be upgraded but would be also augmented by inducting professional engineers and skilled supporting staff.
Mayor of Islamabad and Chairman CDA, Sheikh Anser Aziz said that the present government has set a tradition of saving extra expenses in mega development projects and Metropolitan Corporation has also taking such measures which producing positive results.
While briefing the Mayor of Islamabad and Chairman CDA about progress on carpeting work, Director MPO informed that the carpeting work of Constitution Avenue started on October 6, 2016, is being carried out at fast pace and will be completed by November 15, 2016. He was further apprised that under this project total 1,500,000 square feet of the avenue is to be re-carpeted and due to effective monitoring and cumbersome efforts carpeting of 200,000 square feet has been completed in just two (02) days.
Mayor of Islamabad and Chairman CDA, Sheikh Anser Aziz directed the officers of MPO Directorate to continue carpeting work with same zeal and pace so that its timely completion could be ensured. He said that availability of funds for the project is also being ensured to avoid any delay.
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