WCOP, TWSF Welcome Inauguration Of Diamer-Basha Dam
Faizan Hashmi 27 days ago Thu 16th July 2020 | 05:40 PM
LONDON (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 16th Jul, 2020 ) :The World Congress of Overseas Pakistanis (WCOP) (UK) and Third World Solidarity Forum (TWSF) on Thursday welcomed and appreciated Prime Minister Imran Khan for inaugurating much-awaited mega construction work of Diamer Basha Dam (DBD) at river Indus near Chilas on July 15.
"The inauguration of the Diamer Basha Dam is a landmark day with reference to the ground breaking ceremony of the dam and WCOP believed it is going to be a turning point in regard to uplifting water resources in Pakistan", he remarked.
"We congratulate the government and hope the project would be completed in a good time",he said.
Meanwhile, Chairman Third World Solidarity Forum (TWSF) (UK), Mushtaq Lasharie who is a renowned British-Pakistani also welcomed Prime Minister Imran Khan and his government for inaugurating the mega project of the national importance.
He added that it was a good initiative for the socio-economic prosperity of Pakistan and its people.
The completion of the project, he said would go a long way for the economic development and social uplift of Pakistan.
He also called for building more such big dams by using the rich water resources available in the country.
It may be mentioned here that Prime Minister Imran Khan on July 15, 2020 inaugurated Diamer Basha Dam near Chilas which would produce 4,500 Megawatt inexpensive and greener hydel power with a water storage capacity of 6.4 million acre feet reservior for the socio-economic development of the country.