Southern Winter Road Repairs Plan

KABUL, December 20 (Quqnoos): The road network connecting Paktai province with its districts i.e., Gardez –teera, Gardez-Zurmat and Gardez –Samkani, will be cleaned of snow during the winter according to the Public Works Directorate in Paktia province.

The Directorate said the Measures meant at keeping the highways free of snow will cost some 600,000 Dollars.

The Faizi construction company, which has been awarded the contract, will carry out the highway repairs and snow clearance.

Elsewhere, An Indian Company has been contracted to rehabilitate the Khost-Gardez Road.

The Governor’s office in Paktia hopes future problems linked to winter driving conditions will be alleviated by the new project.