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Lashkargah drainage system project launched

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Abdus Samad Rohani

LASHKARGAH, Nov 22 (Pajhwok Afghan News): The drainage system in Lashkargah, capital city of southern Helmand province would be improved and cemented with the financial help of UN Habitat.

Saleh Mohammad, the head of UN Habitat in Helmand province told Pajhwok Afghan News on Thursday that work on three drains have already been started.

He said that the project would cost $150,000 and would be completed in three months.

Haji Ghulam Mahiuddin, the mayor of Lashkargah remarked that the project would be detrimental for the cleanliness of the city and added that another organization would reconstruct the city roads that have been damaged recently.

Haji Samad Ali, a resident told this news agency that since the inception of the city no care had been taken about its cleanliness and this project would greatly benefit the residents.


Written by afghandevnews

November 27, 2007 at 3:08 pm

Posted in Development

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