Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak announced five projects costing a total of RM26.45 million for the Saratok parliamentary constituency during his brief stop over here yesterday afternoon.

The five projects are

  1. the construction of roads to padi plantations in Lubok Nibong costing RM950,000;
  2. upgrading of Jalan Ban Hulu to the Drainage and Irrigation Station, Sessang Phase 1 (RM5 million);
  3. upgrading of the road linking Kampung Melango Hilir, Saratok to Pagan and the nearby housing estate (RM2.5 million);
  4. maintenance of drainage in Kampung Nyabor and Kabong (RM200,000).
  5. upgrading works on Jalan Ulu Krian and Jalan Ulu Awik (RM18 million)

The upgrading works for the Ulu Krian and Jalan Ulu Awik is currently in tender.