Public Sector Investment Programme: 35 projects approved
Government has agreed to the recommendations of the Project Plan Committee to include 35 projects to the tune of Rs3.2 billion in the Public Sector Investment Programme.
The projects include the reconstruction of B104 Road (Baie du Cap-Chamarel-Case Noyale) at Chamarel; the repair of the embankment failure along Terre Rouge-Verdun Link Road at Ripailles; the reconstruction of Pont Bruniquel and the upgrading of the Grade Separated Junction along M1 at Ebène, Julius Nyerere (B1) Road, Pointe aux Sables Road at Petit Verger, and Radier St. Martin at Bel Ombre.
The construction of a total of 490 housing units at Henrietta, Goodlands, Piton, Cottage and Souillac; the construction of a new Custom House at SSR International Airport and the construction of additional blocks in some secondary schools are also among the approved projects.
The construction of the new ENT Hospital at Vacoas, a Mediclinic at Bel Air, and a new Community Health Centre at Pointe aux Sables and Baie du Cap as well as the construction of a new Sub-divisional Police Headquarters at Moka and a new Police Station at Pamplemousses have also been approved.