The Department of Rural Development commissioned Dana Phyo Mauk DNPP Company to pave the 20-mile-long Natogyi-Myotha road in Natogyi Township, Mandalay Region.
Three construction teams of the company are laying asphalt concrete on the road in sections with the aim of completing it within five months.
The teams were also assigned duty to build the Myotha-Tawzauk, Wetlu-Pechet and Pechet-Htanzin sections, with work 75 percent complete.
The department allotted K1.163 billion for construction of the road to link over 30 villages along its route.
Htay Myint Maung