Presidential decree allocates lands for Beheira governorate authority
Friday، 09 November 2018 - 09:38 AM
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi approved allocating 3008.19 feddans of state-owned lands near Wadi El Natrun to Beheira Governorate.
The decree was published in the gazette out Thursday.
Beheira Governorate is a coastal governorate in Egypt. Located in the northern part of the country in the Nile Delta, its capital is Damanhur.
It enjoys an important strategical place, west of the Rosetta branch of the Nile. It comprises four important highways, namely the Cairo-Alexandria desert road, the Cairo agricultural road, the international road and the circular road. It is also home to a number of the most important Coptic monasteries in Wadi El Natrun.
It consists of 13 centers and 14 cities, and contains important industries such as cotton, chemicals, carpets, electricity and fishing.