Tarbela-IV likely to be completed next year

Tarbela-IV likely to be completed next year

ISLAMABAD, Oct 7 (APP): Minister for Finance Muhammad Ishaq Dar was informed here on Friday that the Tarbela-IV project was expected to be inaugurated next year and Neelum-Jehlum Hydro Power Project would be completedby the year 2018.

Chairman WAPDA Lt. Gen (R) Muzamil Hussain who called on the Finance Minister here today briefed him on the progress of Neelum-Jehlum Hydro Power Project,and Tarbela-IV project as well as Dasu Hydro Power Project.

The Minister appreciated the effort of the new Chairman in expediting the work onthe ground and overcoming any bottlenecks.

Mr Dar also assured WAPDA of all possible help and support in early execution of the Hydro Power Projects.

The meeting was also participated by senior officials of the
Ministries of Finance and Water and Power.