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WAPDA prepares plan to tap water during high flow season: Senate told

Latest Update: October 13, 2015 | 137 Views

ISLAMABAD: The Senate was informed on Tuesday that WAPDA has prepared a comprehensive plan to tap water during high flow season and utilize it during lean season for agriculture and generation of electricity.

During question hour Minister for Water and Power Khawaja Muhammad Asif told the house for this purpose, a number of projects are under considering including Drawar Dam, Nai Gaj Dam, Kurram Tangi Dam, Naulong Dam and Diamir-Bhasha Dam besides a number of projects ready for implementation.

Khawaja Asif informed the House that under a scheme small dams are being constructed in Balochistan and in rain fed areas of Punjab.


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