Housing units on Batinah coastal road inspected

BARKA: Shaikh Saif bin Mohammed al Shabibi, Minister of Housing, on Tuesday inspected the housing units on Al Batinah Coastal Road in the wilayats of Barka, Al Musannah and Al Suwaiq to review the progress of work in the construction of these housing units and the infrastructure services, such as roads, electricity and water. He urged for expediting the financial compensation procedures, so that the housing units can be delivered to beneficiaries in the wilayats of Barka and Al Musannah before the end of the first half of 2018. He reviewed the measures taken regarding applications for financial compensation as the ministry completed studying all applications for additional financial compensation by the compound families in the wilayats of Barka and Al Musannah. He also inspected the progress made in clearing the buildings and construction works on Al Batinah Coastal Road of which 95 per cent in the wilayats of Barka and Al Musannah have been completed. — ONA