Sui Northern Gas Pipeline Limited (SNGPL) has approved gas infrastructure development projects worth Rs 4.05 billion for gasification of Karak, Kohat, Hangu, Charsadda and Peshawar. The Board of Directors (BoD) of SNGPL have approved gasification projects worth Rs. 1.94 billion for Karak, Kohat and Hangu districts. Out of the total project cost, major cost will be funded by SNGPL and the remaining by the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government.
Board has also approved the scheme worth Rs. 269 million for villages falling within 5 Km radius of Dhok Hussain Well and gas scheme worth Rs. 232 million for villages within 5-kilometre radius of Mardankhel Well 03, Hangu. The gas schemes will create employment opportunities in the project areas as well as benefit the government in monetary terms.
Source: Pro Pakistani