Rs 535 million allocated for Defence sector

ISLAMABAD, May 26 (APP): Under the Public Sector Development Program (PSDP) 2017-18 Rs 535 million have been allocated for two ongoing and four new development schemes.
According to the doccument, Rs 248.69 million, and Rs 95.50 million have been earmarked for the ongoing projects of procurement/ construction of 6 Maritime Patrol Vessels (MPVs) for Pakistan Maritime Security Agency and Water distribution network for Rawalpindi Cantonment Board and Chaklala Cantonment Board based on Khanpur Dam water source, under the ongoing program.
For the new schemes including construction of office complex including boundary wall for Survey of Pakistan Lahore, Rs 25 million, and for establishment of new generation geodetic datum of Pakistan Rs 35.80 million have been earmarked.
Besides, allocation of Rs 35 million and Rs. 100 million for the respective establishment of Federal Government Degree College at Kohat and procurement of 3 latest printing machines fort modrenization of Survey of Pakistan have been allocated.