The government plans to unveil the ‘Master Plan’ on proposed ‘Western Region Megapolis’, during early January, 2016, an official from the Megapolis and Western Development Ministry revealed.

The official also revealed that the government would go for a four-pronged strategy to build the ‘Megapolis’ which will be built in three phases, from 2016 to 2030. “The first phase will span from 2016 to 2020, while the second and third phases of the project will span from 2020 to 2030,” he added.

The Nation also learned that the proposed Megapolis will be built with ‘Public Investment’, ‘Private Investments’, ‘Public and Private Partnerships,’ and also ‘Foreign Direct Investments’, which would be the four-pronged strategy that would be adopted.