An agricultural road is being built by the Rural Development Department in Dawei Town in the Taninthayi Region during the current financial year.
The project is being carried out in Pauktaing Village in Kyaukyet Village-tract, with the department providing Ks8 million in funds.
The project includes an earthen road, which will be 700 feet long, 12 feet wide and 2.6 feet high.
The construction of the new road is 90 per
cent complete. Initiated on 15 May, the agricultural road is expected to be completed by the last week of May.
The road is expected to benefit 500 acres of farms in the village, improve the economic status of the villagers and assist the region’s education and health sectors.
U Hsan Win Htay, head of the township Rural Development Department, inspected the site on 24 May to check on the progress of the road construction.
Dawei District IPRD