Polish PRT spends $7 million on Ghazni reconstruction projects.
Sat Dec 24, 3:08 pm
Vechfesky General Commander of Polish Troops’ PRT said the projects are considered to be completed by 2013. On the same year, Ghazni province is also nominated for “Centre of Islamic Civilization on 2013.
This comes as Governor of Ghazni has criticized the construction companies and lack of transparency in implementation of provincial reconstruction Team (PRT) projects in the province.
Last year, many officials of construction companies were arrested in accusation of defalcation and betrayal. Huge amounts that were used in reconstruction of province by PRT are also under investigation.
The citizens of Ghazni province also complains against lack of transparency in the implementation of development projects of the Provincial Reconstruction Team and government agencies.
While President Karzai yesterday in a telephonic call to Polish President condemned the killings of 5 Polish troops in Ghazni and expressed condolence.
These Polish troops were killed in a roadside bombing a week ago in Ghazni.
President Karzai also appreciated Polish PRT for their functions in Ghazni.