Monday, October 28, 2013
Kabul (BNA) President Hamid Karzai met bereaved families of five martyrs who lost their lives in a NATO air bombardment in Behsud district of Nangarhar on the 12th of Mizan (October 4).
The meeting held at the Presidential Palace, the heirs of the martyrs explained the status of the incident to the president and added that all the victims of this airstrike were civilians including three school students at the ages of 12 to 16 year.
The president once again expressed his deep sympathy with the family of the martyrs and presented them with cash donations.
Thursday, October 24, 2013
Kandahar (BNA) the municipality of Kandahar province declared that residential plots will be distributed for 70,000 families in that province.
Mohammad Omar Omar mayor of Kandahar said yesterday to BNA, the municipality of Kandahar has planned to distribute residential plots for 70,000 families in center and districts of Kandahar province.
According to Omar, donor countries have pledged to assist Kandahar municipality in construction of houses and designing of township.
He said that in first step, distribution of residential plots will be distributed for employees of state offices.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
Cheghcheran (BNA) The first recreation park was inaugurated in Ghor province yesterday.
The park has been constructed with assistance of UNDP at the cost of 400,000 Dollars.
In in inaugural ceremony of the park, Sayed Anwar Rahmati governor of Ghor called the first recreation park in Cheghcheran a step toward progress and improvement, requested people to try to protect the park and keep it clean and green.
According to another report, the construction work of Panjshir, Balkh and Nangarhar Gymnasiums which were started three year ago completed 90 per cent.
According to Olympic National Committee publication department, Mohammad Zahir Aghbar chairman of Olympic National Committee visiting Panjshir province, watched sport fields of that province.
In his trip, the chairman of Olympic National Committee explaining about sport Gymnasiums of Nangarhar and Balkh visited the construction work of Panjshir Gymnasium, and gave necessary directions for removing the existing problems.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
Cheghcheran (BNA) Seventy-five projects were completed through National Solidarity Program in the first six months of this year.
The projects have been completed in nine districts of Ghor province.
Engineer Taj Mohammad Zelal the head of Rural Rehabilitation and Development of Ghor said BNA, the projects’ cost 725 million Afghanis.
According to Zelal, the projects consist of construction and repairing of several roads, small bridges, water dam, power production plant, supplying water networks, potable water wells, and retaining walls.
The projects which the people paid 10 per cent of the costs were put into exploitation during the first six months of this year.
Zelal said that 8500 families were benefited from the facilities of the projects.