Diamer Bhasha Dam, Mohmand Dam commencement announced

Diamer Bhasha Dam, Mohmand Dam commencement announced

ISLAMABAD - Chairman Implementation Committee of Diamer Basha and Mohmand Dams and WAPDA retired Lieutenant General Muzammil Hussain briefed a four member Bench of Supreme Court headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nisar in Islamabad on Tuesday.

He informed the bench about formulating seven sub-committees to identify impediments which may hinder the projects and the ways and means to remove those hurdles effectively.

WAPDA Chairman informed that in view of the procurement timelines determined by the Implementation Committee, the construction work on Mohmand Dam Project is expected to commence in early 2019, whereas an all out effort is also being made to start construction of Diamer Basha Dam Project during 2019 as early as possible.