Saturday, February 4

Tag: Parliamentary Affairs

Senate: (Govt providing funds for construction of 60 dam projects: Senate told)

Islamabad:The Senate was informed on Tuesday that five hundred technology based farms of different sizes would be established to strengthen the agriculture sector on modern lines. Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry told the house during question hour that the tech based practices at these farms will help optimize the per acre yield. He said this project will bring revolution in the lives of small farmers. Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Ali Muhammad Khan told the house that the Federal Government is providing funds for construction of sixty small, medium and large dam projects in the country. He said seventeen dam projects are to be completed during the current fiscal year. He said work has been started on Diamer Basha and Mohmand Dams which will greatl...