ISLAMABAD: Development work in sector E-12, which remained stalled for more than three (03) decades, has been started. In the first phase, work on the Service Road (North) of sector E-12 is being carried out. In this context, the contractor after mobilizing machinery started construction of the service road.
Capital Development Authority (CDA) issued tenders for the construction of the said road in September. 16 firms participated in the tendering process and contract was awarded to the lowest bidding firm. According to the contract, not only the dualized service road would be constructed, but culverts, the drainage system, and allied work would be also carried out. The road would be completed with the cost of Rs. 97.107 million.
Incumbent management of the authority is acting upon a comprehensive policy for initiating development activities in the sectors which were stalled for decades. In this context, after fulfilling codel formalities in a short span, construction of the service road (North) sector E-12 has been started while PC-1 amounting to Rs. 6630.2 million for the development whole infrastructure including road network, water supply, sewerage, drainage and electrical works in the sector has already been approved by the (CDA-DWP) in its 45th meeting.
In the meanwhile, the contractor has been directed to complete the construction of service road (north) within the stipulated time. Concerned formations have also been directed to ensure effective monitoring and timely completion so that allottees of the sectors could be enabled to construct houses in their allotted plots.