Monday, 11 December 2023



LATEST NEWS AISSF Appeals to Censor Board- Remove Animal Film Scenes Disturbing Sikh Religious Sentiments Kulwinder Billa Continues To Embrace Punjabiyat In His Latest Song Release “Mere Naal Naal Rehnda A Punjab” Dr. Balbir Singh launches three day Oral Vaccination pulse polio drive to keep Punjab Polio free Kultar Singh Sandhwan flags off passenger bus under the 'Chief Minister Pilgrimage Scheme' PM is driving force behind progress in India : Som Prakash Sanjeev Arora gives 10 lac assistance for promotion of Basketball Sports Sanjeev Arora visits 73rd Senior National Basketball Championships Sanjeev Arora and Daljit Singh Bhola Grewal inaugurate reconstruction of Rs.22 Cr roads in Focal Point Prof. Shailesh Sharma from COP-BELA, received Best Author Award District Patiala Witnesses Remarkable Success in National Lok Adalat National Lok Adalat and 5219 number of cases were settled with an amount of Rs. 22,40,92,987. National Lok Adalat reunites 05 couples at SAS Nagar We will have to work together to make India a developed nation by 2047: Anil Vij Rayat Bahra Dental College and Hospital organizes an awareness programme 4th National Lok Adalat held across J&K "Viksit Bharat Sankalp Yatra" receives tremendous response in Gunthal lower Viksit Bharat Sankalp Yatra : MP Jugal Kishore joins flagship outreach campaign at Gole Gujral LEAD, IIM Jammu host Entrepreneur Conclave Swavlamban se Swabhiman VBSY outreach campaign continues odyssey across district Ramban, covers 4 more Panchayats Viksit Bharat Sankalp Yatra gains Momentous Traction across Rural Kishtwar VBSY Van reaches Panchayat Panjgrian and Nadore of Block Nagrota, spreads message of PM Modi


In FY 2023-24, PWD is working on 206 government building projects worth ₹2280 crore - Harbhajan Singh ETO

53 of these projects were completed by end of October

Harbhajan Singh ETO, AAP, Aam Aadmi Party, Aam Aadmi Party Punjab, AAP Punjab, Government of Punjab, Punjab Government
Listen to this article

Web Admin

Web Admin

5 Dariya News

Chandigarh , 20 Nov 2023

Punjab Public Works and Power Minister Harbhajan Singh ETO on Monday said that the Public Works Department (PWD) has been working on 206 government building projects worth Rs 2280 Crore in the current fiscal year and out of these 53 projects have been completed as of October 2023. Giving detail of these projects, the PWD Minister said that these 206 projects include the construction of Government Buildings including that of Judiciary, IKGPTU and of Higher Education, School Education, Tourism and Cultural Affairs, Medical Education and research, Revenue, Sports, Transport and Civil Aviation Department etc. 

“The department has also a target of Rs. 150 crore expenditure on Deposit and Judicial works during the fiscal year 2023-2024”, said ETO while adding that an expenditure of Rs. 43.60 Crore has been incurred so far on these works. Revealing further, the PWD minister said that the PWD had undertaken a total of 196 projects worth Rs. 2700 crore regarding the construction of government buildings of various departments in FY 2022-23 and out of these 45 projects were completed as of March 2023, and remaining are under progress. 

“In addition to it, 255 Primary Health Centers have been upgraded to Aam Aadmi Clinics in FY 2022-23”, he added. The minister said that out of the target of 17 schools set up by the department under Phase 1 to realize the Punjab government's vision of improving school education, 15 schools are nearing completion, and work on 25 more schools to be completed under Phase 3.

Harbhajan Singh ETO said that the department has been following a fair and transparent bidding system while allocating all the development works, and the PWD officers were also directed to ensure that all the projects should be completed in a time-bound manner at the most economical costs adhering to the specifications.

Reiterating the commitment of Chief Minister Bhagwant Singh Mann on putting the state back on the higher trajectory of development and prosperity, the PWD Minister Harbhajan Singh ETO said that the department has been putting in tireless efforts to develop quality infrastructure in the state.


Tags: Harbhajan Singh ETO , AAP , Aam Aadmi Party , Aam Aadmi Party Punjab , AAP Punjab , Government of Punjab , Punjab Government



related news




Photo Gallery



Video Gallery



5 Dariya News RNI Code: PUNMUL/2011/49000
© 2011-2023 | 5 Dariya News | All Rights Reserved
Powered by: CDS PVT LTD