No compromise on construction of Diamer-Bhasha dam: Ahsan

LAHORE: Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal says there would be no compromise on construction of Diamer-Bhasha dam.


Talking to newsmen in Lahore on Saturday afternoon, he said Pakistan is committed to build the dam and its construction would begin this year.

He said in case of any hurdles in arrangement of finances for the dam from foreign sources, the country would undertake the project from its own resources.

Ahsan Iqbal said there is need to inculcate positive thinking among youth about future of the country.