Delays in development projects are not tolerated, Chief Secretary

Delays in development projects are not tolerated, Chief Secretary

Chief Secretary Punjab Kamran Ali Afzal has said that delay in development projects is not tolerated.

A meeting was held in the P&D department under the chairmanship of the Chief Secretary in which the half-yearly performance of the departments in reviewing the implementation of the annual development program was reviewed.

On this occasion Chief Secretary Punjab Kamran Ali Afzal said that delay in development projects is not tolerated in any case.

He said that all the departments should work hard to ensure timely and transparent utilization of funds.

The Chief Secretary said that in case of any problem or obstruction of funds in the development schemes, the public interest should be taken into consideration while preparing the development schemes. Cooperate with each other.

He directed the departments to issue the pending work order immediately and said that all the administrative secretaries should regularly review the development schemes of their departments.

Chairman P&D Abdullah Khan Sanbal briefed the meeting about the allocated funds, release and utilization.

The meeting was attended by secretaries of all departments, Additional Chief Secretary and Secretaries of South Punjab participated through video link.