WASA changes water timing

FAISALABAD, Apr 15 (APP):The Water & Sanitation Agency (WASA) has changed timings of water supply and issued a new schedule to facilitate residents of the city. Managing Director WASA Amir Aziz said on Monday that WASA would provide morning supply of potable water to the citizens from 5 am to 8 am whereas the evening water… Continue reading WASA changes water timing

CDA taking steps for unintrepted water supply in capital city

ISLAMABAD, Feb 29 (APP):Capital Development Authority (CDA), Water Management Wing has expedited work on several projects to meet the water shortage in the capital city. In this regard, the Water Management Wing has been completely resolved all the repair work and complaints like leakages, including replacement of old and rotten pipes in the Simli Water… Continue reading CDA taking steps for unintrepted water supply in capital city

WASA issues SOPs for smooth Ramazan operations

LAHORE, Feb 28 (APP):Water and Sanitation Agency (WASA) Managing Director (MD) Ghufran Ahmed issued standard operating procedures (SOPs) to all directors on Wednesday and asked them to ensure effective water supply, and smooth functioning of sewerage and drainage systems during upcoming holy month of Ramazan. He directed all town directors for deployment of tankers in… Continue reading WASA issues SOPs for smooth Ramazan operations

PM for constitution of Federal Commission to review Islamabad Master Plan

ISLAMABAD, Jan 22 (APP): Caretaker Prime Minister Anwaar-ul-Haq Kakar on Monday stressed upon constitution of a Federal Commission to review Islamabad Master Plan and said that review of this plan was among the top priorities of the federal government. The prime minister also termed the bicycle lanes project as ‘an environmental friendly’ and asked for… Continue reading PM for constitution of Federal Commission to review Islamabad Master Plan

ADB approves $180 mln for water supply improvement, solid waste management

ISLAMABAD, Nov 28 (APP): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $180 million loan to improve water supply and solid waste management services in Rawalpindi and Bahawalpur cities of Punjab province. Expected to benefit as many as 1.5 million people, the Developing Resilient Environments and Advancing Municipal Services in Punjab Project will curtail excessive… Continue reading ADB approves $180 mln for water supply improvement, solid waste management

A view of water accumulated on road due to damaged water supply line near District Jail Chowk creating problems for motorists and needs attention to concern authorities

APP26-190223 MULTAN: February 19 - A view of water accumulated on road due to damaged water supply line near District Jail Chowk creating problems for motorists and needs attention to concern authorities. APP/TVE/TZD
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Due to no water supply system in Nai Abadi Area youngsters filling their plastic gallons and buckets with clean water from a water pipeline at Girja Road

APP07-170522 RAWALPINDI: May 17 - Due to no water supply system in Nai Abadi Area youngsters filling their plastic gallons and buckets with clean water from a water pipeline at Girja Road. APP photo by Umar Qayyum
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CM discusses water supply shortage with federal minister

LAHORE, May 11 (APP): Punjab Chief Minister Hamza Shahbaz held a telephonic talk with the Federal Minister for Water Resources Syed Khurshid Shah in which matters relating to shortage of water and water supply across Punjab especially to South Punjab came under discussion. The chief minister demanded the provision of water supply to Punjab according… Continue reading CM discusses water supply shortage with federal minister

Sindh government signs agreements of Rs 25.5 bln for construction of water reservoirs to provide water to Thar

ISLAMABAD, Nov 24 (APP): Meezan Bank-led consortium and Enertech Water Private Limited have signed agreements of Rs 25.5 billion with the government of Sindh for provision of 45 Cusec water supply through 65 pipeline from Nabisar to Vajihar and construction of two large water reservoirs in Thar, Sindh. EnerTech Water Private Limited signed a Concession… Continue reading Sindh government signs agreements of Rs 25.5 bln for construction of water reservoirs to provide water to Thar

President for timely completion of Karachi’s K-IV water supply project

ISLAMABAD, May 27 (APP): President Dr Arif Alvi Thursday asked the Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) to accelerate its efforts for the completion of the K-IV water supply project within the stipulated timelines to meet the water requirements of the residents of Karachi. He said that Karachi faced severe water shortage and the project… Continue reading President for timely completion of Karachi’s K-IV water supply project

252 tubewells being solarized in Balochistan to benefit 0.6m population

QUETTA: Balochistan Chief Minister Jam Kamal Khan inaugurating a solarised water tube well in Shakerzai Syedan area.

ISLAMABAD, Mar 21 (APP): A gigantic project to solarize 252 tubewells in various parts of Balochistan is in full momentum to provide uninterrupted power supply to residents as well as overcome the line losses. “Initiated 1.5 years back and Alhamdulillah now being done and giving service. Changing of government and community tube wells from diesel… Continue reading 252 tubewells being solarized in Balochistan to benefit 0.6m population

Pakistan needs nearly $6 billion annual investment for water supply, sanitation: ADB

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ISLAMABAD, Dec 23 (APP): Pakistan needs more or less US $6 billion annual investment for water supply and sanitation in the country, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) reported. According to the projected annual investment needs for water supply and sanitation of Pakistan, the projected investment would account for around 2.3 percent to the country’s GDP.… Continue reading Pakistan needs nearly $6 billion annual investment for water supply, sanitation: ADB

Asad Umar directs for completing K-IV water supply project at earliest

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ISLAMABAD, Oct 05 (APP): Minister for Planning Development and Special Initiatives Asad Umar Monday directed WAPDA to immediately take over the implementation responsibilities of Greater Karachi Supply Project (K-IV) and complete it within the shortest possible time. He also directed to develop action plans with clear deadlines for its execution on fast pace. The minister… Continue reading Asad Umar directs for completing K-IV water supply project at earliest

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