PM Briefed about water situation, water and hydropower projects

September 10, 2018

 

Islamabad, 10 September 2018:

Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) Chairman Lt Gen Muzammil Hussain (Retd) today called on Prime Minister Imran Khan and briefed him about water situation in the country and future development of water and hydropower sectors. 
The Prime Minister underlined the need for construction of dams for not only conservation of water resources in the country but also for adding low-cost hydel electricity to the national grid. 
Terming the construction of Diamer Bhasha and Mohmand dam critical for the country, the Prime Minister reiterated his resolve to spearhead the campaign for construction of the two vital water reservoirs as soon as possible.