Welcome to PWD
The Public Works Department has a glorious history in the development of the state since pre independence. The department is mainly entrusted with construction and maintenance of Roads, Bridges and Govt. buildings. The department also acts as Technical Advisor to the State Government in these matters. Initially, Irrigation, Public Health engineering were units of PWD. Subsequently these units were given separate entities to handle increased scope of work in the respective field. Since the inception of the Department, it has strived through its continuous quest for excellence and putting milestones in the feat of Engineering.
Resurgent Rajasthan Summit 2015
The highlight of the session on Smart Cities & Highways saw the signing of an MOU worth Rs. 10,000 crore between the Public Works Department, Government of Rajasthan, and the Construction Industry Development Board, Malaysia.
“This agreement with Malaysia will give a big fillip to the road development efforts in Rajasthan. The investment will be utilized for the construction of state highways and development of district roads,” said Shri D.B. Gupta, Principal Secretary, Public Works Department, Government of Rajasthan.
Under roads and highways, the state signed one MoU worth Rs 10,000 crore in addition to the 4 award of sanctions worth Rs 25446 crore. [Copy of MOU]