ISLAMABAD: Ambassador of United States of America to Pakistan Paul Jones Monday called on Federal Minister for Water Resources Faisal Vawda here.
The minister briefed the ambassador about the vision of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)’s government and bilateral cooperation in various fields including water resources was also discussed during the meeting, a press release said.
“This is the best time to invest in Pakistan as Prime Minster Imran Khan’s government has showed zero tolerance policy on corruption,” the minister said.
He said Pakistan was among the countries which could face severe water crisis in future, hence, there was a need to build water reservoirs in the country on emergency basis.
He said as per Imran Khan’s vision, construction of dams was among top priorities of the present government. The nation had donated generously in the dam fund which showed their confidence in the government, he added.
The ambassador expressed his commitment to work with the Pakistani government and offered his full support towards a prosperous Pakistan.