PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government approved 107 different sub-schemes costing Rs 748 million under the 1000 Sports Facilities Project in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Wednesday.
The DDWP meeting chaired by Additional Chief Secretary Shakeel Qadir approved various schemes for sports, tourism and culture.
The main objective of these schemes is to provide basic sports facilities to the youth of the province as a whole, for women ensuring indoor games, revival of Kailash culture, promotion of tourism.
During the meeting, among the new initiatives taken under the rehabilitation, tourism policy, construction of a tourist resort, establishment of a sports city and indoor sports facilities for women were approved.
At the meeting, approval for construction of Indoor Gymnasium at Divisional Headquarters in Swat, Establishment of Sports City, Restoration of Kailash Culture, Promotion and Construction of Tourist Resorts in Gabin Jabba and Sultan Valley including provision of indoor sports facilities for women in these schemes was also given.
Along with all these, renovation of Karate Hall in City Sports Complex District Abbottabad, Basketball Ground, Playground in Banda Singlian, Squash Court in City Sports Complex, Barahotar Union Council Namli Mera, this includes the construction of a cricket ground and the construction of a climbing wall at the Kunj Football Ground in Abbottabad, construction of Badminton Hall and Cricket Academy at Post Graduate College Bannu in District Bannu, approval of Badminton Hall in Bannu Township, construction of climbing wall in Bannu Sports Complex is included.
107 schemes include construction of playground at Government Higher Secondary School Cleary in District Buner, volleyball court at Government High School Chinar, upgrade of playground at Government Higher Secondary School Ambela, construction of volleyball court, basketball, badminton court and cricket academy at GDC Dagar, restoration of playground including volleyball and kabaddi court at GHS Sora, cricket academy at GHSS Gadizai Pir Bala and GPS, construction of Badminton Hall in Malikpur Buner were approved.
Construction of Badminton Hall in GHSS (Hayatullah Shaheed) Rajdar in Sports Facilities in Charsadda District, construction of Badminton Hall in Tehsil Playground Shabqadar, Patrang, Tangi Play, construction of cricket academy was approved in Tehsil Ground Tarangzai including ground.
The meeting approved four schemes in Upper Chitral including construction of playground Mastuja, Mastuja, Harchan and Chounj Mastuja and three polo grounds in Lower Chitral.
Similarly, approval was given for construction of playgrounds at GHS Avon and GHS Sawyer, construction of Badminton Hall at Neeli Kotli in Dera Ismail Khan, construction of Cricket Academy at Rata Kulachi Stadium, construction of GDC Paharpur, Tehsil Playground Pura and Basketball and Volleyball Court at GDC Blot Sharif Paharpur while construction of Rata Kulachi Stadium.
Meanwhile, the construction of sports buildings at various educational institutions was given approval. DDWP approves 107 Sports Developmental Schemes in history of KP Government
Peshawar(): Departmental Development Working Party-DDWP approved 107 developmental schemes of Sports Culture Tourism Archology and Youth Affairs Department worth Rs. 748 million under 1000 Playing Facilities in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Project including promotion, preservation and development of Kalash Culture program cost Rs. 97 million, establishment of Female Indoor Sports Facilities cost Rs. 99 million, establishment of Sports City cost Rs. 20 million and development of Gabeen Valley & Sulatan Valley as Tourist Resort cost Rs. 31.30 million in a meeting held under the chair of Shakeel Qadir Khan, Additional Chief Secretary, KP.
Through instant 107 sub-components, different sports facilities i-e. development/construction of Playgrounds and Badminton Hall will be established. Main objective of the umbrella scheme is to provide basic playing facilities to the youth of the province at the gross root level. The chair directed Department of sports to ensure and to avoid duplication as similar nature umbrella schemes are part of Sports development portfolio. He also directed the Director General Sports to ensure the availability of Land record (Fard, Deed etc.) and also NOC from the institutes i.e. Schools, Colleges, Universities and other Govt. Institutes that the general public will be allowed to use the facilities during specified times.
According to details of DDWP documents 5 schemes cost Rs. 75.222 million approved for District Abbottabad which include Renovation / Repairing of Karatay Hall / Basket Ball Ground in City Sports Complex, Playground Banda Singllian, Renovation / Repairing of Squash Court in City Sport Complex, Construction of Cricket Play Ground at Barahotar UC Namli Maira and Construction of Climbing Wall at Qunj Football Ground.
Similarly the forum approved 4 schemes cost Rs. 35.02 million for District Bannu, includes Construction of Badminton Hall at Post graduate College, Construction of Badminton Hall at Bannu Township, Construction of Cricket Academy at Post graduate College and Construction of Climbing Wall at Bannu Sports Complex.
DDWP approved 7 schemes cost Rs. 41.86 million for District Buner, which include Construction of Playground No.1 on Detach Property at GHHS Kulyarai, Construction of Voleyball Court at GHS Chinar Playground, Up-gradation of Playground on Detach Property at GHSS Ambela, Construction of 04 number playing facilities (Volleyball, Basketball, Badminton Court and Cricket Academy) at GGDC Daggar, Construction of Volleyball and Kabbadi Courts and Rehabilitation of playground on detach property at GHS Sora, Construction of Cricket Academy on Detach Property at GHSS Gadezai Pir Baba and Construction of Badminton Hall at GPS Malakpur Buner.
Similarly 5 schemes cost Rs. 36.01 million approved for District Charsadda which include Construction of Badminton hall at GHSS (Hayatullah Shaheed), Rajjar, Construction of Badminton hall at Tehsil playground, shabqadar, Construction of Cricket Academy at Prang Charsadda, Construction of Cricket Academy at Tehsil Playground Tangi and Construction of Cricket Academy at Tehsil Playground Turangzai.
DDWP approved 4 schemes of Rs. 33.43 million for District Chitral Upper, includes Construction of Playground at Mastuj, Construction of Polo grounds at Mastuj, Construction of Polo grounds at Chuinj Mastuj and Construction of Pologround at Harchin.
Similarly the forum approved 2 schemes cost Rs. 11.34 million for District Chitral lower, includes Construction of Playground at GHS Ayun and Construction of Playground at GHS Sweer.
6 schemes of Rs. 29.43 million approved for District D.I Khan which include Construction of Badminton Hall at Nilli Kothi, Constructions of cricket academy at Ratta Kulachi Stadium, Construction of Basketball & Volleyball court at GDC Paharpur, Construction of Basketball & Volleyball court at tehsil playground Prova, Construction of Basketball & Volleyball court at GDC Billot Sharif Paharpur and Construction of Climbing Wall at Ratta Kulachi Stadium.
3 schemes of Rs. 21.54 million approved for District Dir Lower i.e. Construction of badminton hall at GHSS Mayar, Construction of Playground at Tazagram U/C Tazagram and Construction of Playground at Teroona U/C khadagzai.
3 Schemes of Rs. 24.521 million also approved for District Haripur i.e. Construction of Playground at Beer UC Beer, Construction of Playground at Hattar U/C Hattar and Construction of Playground at Main Chowk KTS Haripur.
7 Schemes of Rs. 41.29 million approved for merged District Khyber i.e. Zangal Cricket Ground Leo Shalman Thesil Landi kotal, Chappari Cricket Ground Tehsil Jamrud, Qamver Khel Arena khialmat Shah Killi cricket Academy Tehsil Bara, Cricket Academy Ala Dhand Qamar Khel Muhammad Ameen Killi Tehsil Bara, Martial Arts Areena Mandi Kas Tehsil Bara, Martial Arts Areena Sur Kas No.2 Tehsil Bara and Cricket Academy Katia Khel Tehsil Jamrud.
DDWP approved 4 schemes of Rs. 38.985 million for District Kohat i.e. Construction of Badminton Hall at Capt. Zaheer ul Islam Shaheed Stadium, Construction of Badminton Hall at Meri Sport Stadium, Improvement of Municipal Football Ground and Construction of Climbing Wall at Kohat Sports Complex.
Similarly 11 schemes of Rs. 38.578 million approved for District Lakki Marwat i.e. Construction of Martial Art Hall at Old Female Education Office, Construction / Rehabilitation of basketball, Volleyball, Badminton at GHS Jhang Khel, Construction / Rehabilitation of basketball, Volleyball, Badminton at GHHS Tajazai, Govt. Degree Collage Ghazni Khel playground ( Football ), Construction / Rehabilitation of Tehsil playground, Construction / Rehabilitation of basketball, Volleyball, Badminton at GGMS Machen Khel, Construction / Rehabilitation of basketball, Volleyball, Badminton at GGHS No.1 Sarai Norang, Construction / Rehabilitation of basketball, Volleyball, Badminton at GGHS Marmandi Azeem, Construction of Gym Hall at GGHS No. 1 Sarai Naurang, Construction of sports playground at Qimat Manjiwala and Construction of basketball & Badminton court at GGHS Aba Khel.