Islamabad, November 08, 2012 (PPI-OT): Chairman, National Highway Authority (NHA), Mr. Javed Iqbal Awan called on Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf at the Prime Minister’s House this morning.
The Prime Minister directed the Chairman NHA to expedite work on the ongoing roads network, especially those having economic impact for the country. He further directed that quality of the roads must be maintained at international standards.
The Prime Minister said that directions have already been given to the Ministry of Finance to release all necessary funds in time for the communication projects so that space of work does not suffer.
The Prime Minister appreciated the efforts of National Highways in rehabilitation of roads and bridges effected by recent floods in Southern Punjab, Sindh and Balochistan.
The Chairman NHA briefed the Prime Minister about the progress on the ongoing projects by the Authority.
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