Monday, January 09, 2012
Asadabad (BNA) A bridge constructed on Kunar River and came under utilization in Soki district of that province today.
Sayed Fazlullah Wahidi governor of Kunar in the inauguration of this bridge said that this bridge has 303 meter length and 10 meter wide and was constructed with the assistance of USAID at the cost of $ 5 million within 3 years.
According to Wahidi, this bridge will use for traveling of people and transferring of transit materials from Pakistan.
This bridge is the largest bridges in the east of the country which has capacity of 400 tons weight, said Kunar governor.
Mawlavi Shahzada Shahid people’s representative of Kunar in the Wolisi Jirga said, this bridge has been constructed in Qazizi Banda area, Soki district and Hakimabad area, Khas Kunar district which thousands of families will be benefited from facilities of this bridge.
Translated by Suraya-Yarzada
Monday, January 09, 2012
Lashkargah (BNA) A bridge was inaugurated in Helmand province today.
This bridge constructed in the south of Gereshk district and connects six villages with the center of that district.
In charge of Helmand headquarter press office said to BNA, this bridge has 50 meter length and 7 meters wide and has been constructed within 6 months.
This bridge funded by ISAF forces stationed in Helmand province. Translated by Suraya-Yarzada
Sunday, January 08, 2012
Kabul (BNA) Ministers of rehabilitation and rural development, anti-narcotic, agriculture and irrigation left Kabul for Balkh province today.
According to BNA reporter from Kabul International Airport, these ministers will visit local officials of Balkh province and development projects and will assess the new and previous projects in that province.
Also, they will visit from the joint work of projects which related to the three ministries.
Translated by Suraya-yarzada
Saturday, January 07, 2012
Kabul (BNA) The Salang highway reopened on traffic after 24 hours.
The Salang highway which connects Kabul to Northern provinces of the country was closed due to heavy avalanche, storm and rains on traffic Friday night.
General Rajab head of Salangha preservation department said to BNA, their staffs managed to reopen this highway after avalanches and heavy storm to the traffic.
According to Rajab, currently traffic is open for cars in this highway.
To control traffic accidents in Salangha highway, General Rajab requested drivers to equip their vehicles with winter equipments. Translated by Suraya-Yarzada