MUSCAT: The Ministry of Regional Municipalities and Water Resources has competed a number of internal road projects in different governorates last year. The aim of these projects is to ease traffic and streamline movement between districts.
Internal road projects included the Governorates of Al Buraimi and South Al Batinah. The most important project was the construction of a bridge over Wadi Hani and a number of internal roads in the Wilayat of Al Rustaq in South Al Batinah Governorate.
The ministry also constructed several internal roads in the Governorates of South Al Sharqiyah, North Al Batinah, Musandam and North Al Sharqiyah.
In Al Dhahirah Governorate, the ministry completed pavement projects in a number of schemes.
In Al Wusta Governorate, the ministry completed the pavement of internal roads in the Wilayat of Duqm as well as rehabilitation of internal roads that were affected by heavy rains in the Wilayat of Mahout.
Al Dakhiliyah Governorate saw restoration of several internal roads and construction of others.
These projects are aimed at boosting social connections and spurring economic and tourist activities.