Over 25 Percent Work Completed On Fazilpur Fish Hatchery

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Over 25 percent work completed on Fazilpur fish hatchery

MULTAN, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News -6th Sept,2016) : Fisheries department Punjab is constructing largest fish hatchery in South Punjab at Fazilpur Rajanpur area on 227 acre land while over 25 percent construction work has been completed so far.

According to fishries dept sources, the construction work is being completed with a rapid pace as 20 fish ponds had been constructed so far while Rs 140 million would be spent on the project. The fish seed for the local people would be available on subsidized rates fixed by the Punjab government after the completion of largest fish hatchery while the project would be completed by 2018, sources added.

Deputy Director fisheries department Rana Riasat while talking to APP said that construction of largest fish hatchery in South Punjab would be helpful to meet the fish-seed need of local fish farmers of this area.

He said that the Punjab government was paying special attention for the development of South Punjab. He said that fish farming is a proftable business and urged the people of the area to adopt this profession for getting handsome revenue.