Roads renovation on the cards

RAWALPINDI  – The Rawal Town Municipal Administration (RTMA) will undertake repair and maintenance of five main roads of the city with an estimated cost of Rs22.34 million.

Rawal Town Administrator Saif Anwar Jappa said that the 4th-B Road from Chandani Chowk to Saidpur Road would be expanded from 18 feet to 40 feet costing Rs12.34 million.

Median of the roads would have greenery and RTMA would also start beautification scheme for four main roads of the city, he added. He said that Rawal Road, 5th B Road, Saidpur Road and 6th Road would also be improved and turned into model roads.

He said a huge amount has been spent on rehabilitation and widening of roads and encroachment along the roads would be removed in Rawal Town. RTMA staff has been directed to start development activities including removal of encroachments, maintenance of green belts and median, removal of wall chalking and proper functioning of street lights besides covering of manholes, the administrator added.Source: