At a Total Cost of AED 3m SRTA Completes Internal Roads Project in "Al Khedira"
Sharjah Roads and Transport Authority (SRTA) has completed a package of internal road projects
in Al Khedira, at a total cost of AED 3m, in a way that contributes to the ease of movement
without obstacles for the residents.
H.E Eng. Yousef Saleh Al Suwaiji, Chairman of Sharjah Roads and Transport Authority (SRTA),
affirmed that the tremendous leaps that SRTA has made at all levels in the areas of road and
transport projects across the Emirate are mainly aligned with the plans and strategy of the
Sharjah Government as well as the vision of H.H Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Mohamed Al Qasimi, Supreme
Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, and Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Crown
Prince, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah, and Chairman of the Sharjah Executive Council (SEC), which aims
to improve services and speed up project completion rates in accordance with the plans and
strategy of the Sharjah Government.
Such efforts to rehabilitate and pave the internal roads at a cost of 3 million dirhams in Al
Khedira are merely a part of the projects implemented by SRTA in the cities and regions of the
Emirate, which is based on the directives of H.H Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Mohamed Al Qasimi, Supreme
Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, with a view to provide the people of the emirate with all
the elements of a decent life, H.E Eng. Yousef Saleh Al Suwaiji added.
Eng. Fatima Al Ketbi, SRTA Director of Roads Projects Department, said that the project included
the completion of a network of internal roads in “Al Khedira” district, according to the highest
modern standards applicable in this field, and in line with the tremendous boom in the Emirate
of Sharjah in the areas of road projects, indicating that the project will facilitate the
movement of residents across the Emirate with no hindrances.
The project included the implementation and completion of a group of internal "single" roads in
“Al Khedira” district, with a length of (1.7 km) and a width of (7.3 m) with a "one meter"
shoulders on the two sides, indicating that the project also included the implementation of 11
parking spaces for vehicles at the Basra Mosque, in addition to some other accompanying
services, she added.
The SRTA Director of Roads Projects Department also stressed that the project constitutes a
qualitative addition to the projects implemented by SRTA in all cities and regions of the
Emirate of Sharjah, especially in the areas of infrastructure, in implementation of the
directives of H.H Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohamed Al Qasimi, Ruler of the Emirate of Sharjah, and
the close follow-up by His Highness Sheikh Sultan bin Mohamed bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Crown
Prince, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah, Chairman of the Executive Council of the Emirate.