CDA, RDA to introduce project to overcome water shortage

ISLAMABAD, June 15 (APP): Federal Minister for Parliamentary  Affairs, Sheikh Aftab Ahmed on Wednesday said Capital Development Authority (CDA) and Rawalpindi Development Authority (RDA) were  jointly working on a water supply project for the twin cities.

Responding a calling attention notice in Senate, he affirmed  that the twin cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi were facing  water shortage.

He said a project was underway to supply water from Sindh  River to twin cities to overcome the current shortage.

He said water supply to various areas including residents  of Morgah More to Noor Mehal Hotel was the responsibility of  WASA.

He said he would talk to the department concerned to address  the issue.