Peshawar: The Advisor to Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa for C&W Akbar Ayub Khan paid a visit to Nathiagali – Barian Road and internal roads of Galiyat including Nathiagali-Bypass Road to review the progress on the ongoing work.
The Managing Director, PKHA Peshawar, Chief Engineer (East),C&W Abbottabad, Deputy Director, PKHA Peshawar, Executive Engineer C&W Abbottabad and Sub Divisional Officer C&W Abbottabad were also accompanied to the Advisor.
During visit, the Advisor observed that the pace of work is upto the mark. The MD PKHA informed him that monsoon rains were badly affecting the pace of work. The Advisor directed the Contractor and the staff to complete the work on the main Nathiagali-Barian Road by 31st August, 2015 with quality control and standard specifications.
The Advisor observed that the material piled up at different places was causing hurdles in traffic at Nathiagali Bypass. He directed to remove the soft materials lying alongside road to avoid inconvenience of the tourists and to complete work with quality control and standard specification within given time frame as the tour season has since set in.
He also visited some other internal roads and directed that the work be completed in stipulated time. He further directed all the contractors to start the work not later than 4th day of Eid ul Fitr and the extra leaves, if allowed, be cancelled forthwith.