CM Punjab Announces Development Projects For Murree


Chief Minister Usman Buzdar said that provision of water for the residents of Murree will be improved adding that the government wants to open tourist-spots in Murree and other areas soon. SOPs are being finalized for the opening of restaurants and hotels and recommendations will be submitted to NCOC for the opening of tourist-spots and restaurants. These will be opened after the approval, he added. The opening of tourist-spots will promote tourism and people will get employment opportunities, he further added. In-principle approval has been given to set up a new police station and subdivision in Murree and a new water supply scheme will be developed in Murree with the cost of 22 crore rupees to provide six lakh gallon water daily. Meanwhile, Murree–Muzaffarabad road will be completed with Rs2.42 crore and 3.5 lakh fruit trees will also be planted. Similarly, construction by-laws will be soon implemented along with the setting up of Kohsar University, he added.