Several ongoing socio-economic and infrastructure projects in Lawas were inspected in a recent work visit by Deputy Chief Minister and Northern Region Development Agency (NRDA) Chairman Datuk Amar Awang Tengah Ali Hasan.
Accompanied by Deputy Minister of Rural Development and Lawas MP Dato’ Henry Sum Agong, Awang Tengah checked on the construction progress of a new dormitory at SK Ulu Merapok, the village expansion schemes (SPK) of Kuala Lawas, Belipat, Kampung Serdang and Belangsat, a new road from Kampung Noor Islam to Ferry Point and the Kuala Lawas Anjung Usahawan.
During the trip, Awang Tengah reminded consultants and contractors to structure their working plan well to ensure all projects are delivered on time.
Additionally, Bantuan Khas Sarawakku Sayang (BKSS) cash aid was handed out to the needy while compensation cheques were presented to residents affected by the Pa Kepulu Water Project and the New Kuala Lawas Bridge.