RAWALPINDI  - The City District Administration Rawalpindi (CDGR) has set December 15 deadline for completion of all development projects in the garrison city. The deadline was set in a meeting held the other day, presided by Commissioner Rawalpindi Imdadullah Bosal. The meeting was informed that none of the 179 development schemes under the Rs680 million package had been completed. DCO Saqib Zaffar directed the officials concerned to complete small projects within 15 days and set a deadline of December 15 for completion of all mega projects including Sixth Road flyover and Pirwadhai Underpass.

However, the meeting vowed to direct all contractors and firms to complete the projects by December 15 and any delay would result in imposition of heavy penalty and fine.

Commissioner Bosal on the occasion said the Higher Education Commission (HEC) would soon release funds for the three degree colleges being constructed in the city, adding that the district administration was in contact with the commission in this regard.

He said that all 179 projects would be successfully started and completed within the set time.