China State Construction Engineering Corporation which is working on Chipata-Chadiza road has received bitumen for the tarring works.
Chadiza MMD Member of Parliament Allan Mbewe says the company is supposed to start applying bitumen on the road within few weeks from now.
He has also disclosed that the company is expected to be paid their money by government soon, following assurance from Minister of Transport, Works, Supply and Communication, Yamfwa Mukanga.
And Mr. Mbewe has thanked the Government for undertaking various developmental projects in Chadiza District.
The lawmaker says the Government is currently constructing schools, roads and health facilities in the district.
He says boreholes are also being drilled in his constituency, a situation, which is expected to improve access to safe drinking water by residents in the area.