Project Coordination and Monitoring Unit (PCMU)

Emergency 2007 Cyclone Recovery and Restoration Project (ECRRP) & Urban Resilience Project (URP)

Programming Division, Planning Commission, Ministry of Planning

LGED (Achievements)

Local Government Engineering Department (LGED) Part


Local Government Engineering Department (LGED) is responsible for rehabilitation of the damaged school cum shelters and construction of new shelters. For easy access to the shelters during calamity, Shelter Connecting Roads are also constructed.

The Shelters are also used as Primary schools. So, it has got multiple functions.

 Major Achievements 

  • Repair and Improvement of Existing School cum Shelters

The improvement works include additional facilities like Water supply, Sanitation, solar power, maternity facilities etc.

Work Item(s) Target Completed upto March, 2017
Repair and Improvement 457 Nos. 417 Nos.

This will provide shelter of 420,440 nos. persons of the locality with improved facilities during calamity.


  • Construction of New School cum Shelters

Work Item(s)


Completed upto March, 2017

New Construction

352 Nos.

229 Nos.

The remaining 128 nos. are under construction.

All construction works will be completed by December 2017. When completed, these will provide additional shelter for 528,000 persons.

Additional accommodation of students and modern schooling facilities will be provided under the project.

  • Construction of Access Road to Shelter cum School

During the disasters when shelter to school cum shelters becomes essential, it often becomes very difficult to approach the shelters through muddy slurry roads. To facilitate easy approach, Shelter Connecting Roads will be constructed under the project.

Work Item(s) Target Completed upto March, 2017
New Road Construction 360 km. 224 km.

The remaining 136 km will be completed by December, 2017.

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