1. WATER SUPPLY PROJECT AWARDED FOR DG KHAN DIVISION TO BENEFIT ABOUT 525,000 PEOPLE

On 18 May 2021, the Punjab Aab-e-Pak Authority (PAPA) awarded a contract of Rs.287.3 million for the construction of 105 water filtration plants (66 Pre-filtration, and 39 RO Plants) and associated infrastructure in the DG Khan Division for its four districts including DG Khan (70), Rajanpur (10), Layyah (9), and Muzaffarabad (16). The Project will provide safe drinking water to an estimated population of about 525,000 people. The contract includes one year operation and maintenance service extendable by mutual agreement with the contractor. The contract is expected to be completed by end-December 2021.

2. SUPPLY, CONSTRUCTION, INSTALLATION & O&M OF FILTRATION PLANTS AND UF HAND PUMPS IN TRIBAL AREA OF DG KHAN & RAJANPUR

On 7 June 2021, PAPA awarded a contract of Rs.208.5 million for the construction of 81 Markaz-e-Aab in DG Khan (50) and Rajanpur (31) districts which include 19 RO Plants, 31 UF Hand Pumps, and 31 Pre-filtration plants and associated infrastructure. The Project will provide safe drinking water to an estimated population of about 405,000 people. The contract includes one year operation and maintenance service extendable by mutual agreement with the contractor. The contract is expected to be completed by end-December 2021.