At a cost of AFN 26 million and 840 thousand funded by the National Solidarity Programme of the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD/NSP) including 10% community contribution 16 development projects have lately been completed in various villages of Dawlatyar, Tolak and Cheghcharan districts of Ghor province.
A contract for the technical study of a 200-kilometre railway line between Torghundi and Herat City was signed between Afghanistaninfo-icon and Canada Rail on Monday.
In an effort to raise public awareness about the importance of peace, Herat High Peace Council (HPC) staged street theatre events in the province's districts.
Engineering students celebrated their graduation by displaying their work at Herat University. 30 engineers presented modern technologies they worked with and their potential applications in the industrial sector of the economy. Mechatronics is a specialist field, which combines several engineering disciplines, and is aimed at developing technology with numerous applications.