Muscat: As per the Royal Directives of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said on the implementation of projects in the western border areas of the Governorate of Dhofar and the decision of the Council of Ministers to form a working team under the chairmanship of Sayyid Mohammed bin Sultan al-Busaidi, Minister of State and Governor of Dhofar, chaired at his office today to conduct the 2nd meeting of the working team for the implementation of projects in developmental, service and health areas.
The meeting touched on the projects approved in the western border areas at the Governorate of Dhofar and reviewed work progress of these projects that would provide means for a decent life and the advancement of the nation and its citizens under the prosperous reign of His Majesty the Sultan, which included the wilayats of Dhalkut, Rakhyut and Al Mazyounnah.
The projects in the western border areas at the Governorate of Dhofar in health sector as some health centres will be converted into hospitals, including the establishment of the hospitals of Dhalkut, Al Mazyounnah, Harwib health centre, Maitin health centre were also discussed in the meeting.
On the transport sector, a number of projects are ready for implementation after completing the appropriate studies, including the pavement of Aidim - Hrawib - Al Mazyounnah road and the off-road to Habrut, in addition to the pavement of Al Mazyounnah - Meitan - Sh'ait road for 150 km, Meitan - Al Hashaman - A'Shaser - Thumrait road for 204 km along with the internal roads for Thumrait and Al Mazyounnah.
The meeting also addressed a number of projects in housing, social development, agricultural, water and communications fields.
The meeting was attended by the Acting Deputy of Dhofar Governor, Head of Dhofar Municipality, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Transport and Communications for Transport, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry for Commerce and Industry, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Health for Planning Affairs, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries for Agriculture, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Social Development, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Housing, the Advisor supervising the Technical Office at the Minister's Office, the Director General representing the Ministry of Regional Municipalities and water Resources for Water Resources.