Balkh Municipality, in presence of Abdul Baqi Popal, Deputy of municipalities in the Independent Directorate of Local Governance of Afghanistan and government officials in Balkh, laid the cornerstone of a road in the heart of Mazar-e Sharif city.
Abdulhaq Khurami, Mazar-e Sharif Mayor said the cornerstone for construction of road of Qalin Foroshi area was laid today which would be 320 meters long, it would be built for nearly 100 thousand USD from the municipality budget, and it would have the resistance of 40 tons.
Prior to this, locals and drivers in the area faced plenty of challenges in the raining season and now they seem to be happy. They emphasize on maintenance of this road by citizens and ask for construction of other roads in different parts of the city.
Reporter: Mahnaz Mawzon