Quetta: According to news reports, Balochistan Chief Minister (CM) Mir Abdul Qudus Bizenjo approved the transfer of PKR 183 billion to the Frontier Works Organisation (FWO) for road and dam projects in the province on Monday (December 06).
In the districts of Awaran and Panjgur, the project entails the construction of five highways and a dam. During his first cabinet meeting after entering office, Mir Bizenjo approved the formation of new subdivisions and tehsils in various parts of the province, according to the article.
The cabinet also approved the use of an electronic bidding mechanism to make the bidding process more transparent by utilising technology. As part of this inducement, the cabinet modified the Balochistan Public Procurement Act 2009.
Similarly, the cabinet adopted the Balochistan Letter of Administration and Succession Bill 2021, which authorises the National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) to issue a succession certificate in the event of a person’s death.