The government has released a sum of Rs.44,072.529 million for various water resource projects under annual Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP) for fiscal year 2020-21 so far.
According to the data of Planning Commission, an amount of Rs.81,250 million was allocated for various water resource sectors in the current fiscal year.
An amount of Rs.16,000 million has been allocated for Diamer Basha Dam (Dam Part), Rs.5,000 million for Diamer Basha dam Project (Land Acquisition and Re-settlement), Rs.1,443.324 million for Balochistan Effluent Disposal in to RBOD, Rs.1,968 million for construction of Basool dam, Rs.1,797 million for construction of Mangi dam, Rs.2000 million for construction of small storage dams (Sindh), Rs.1500 million for construction of 100 small dams in Balochistan, Rs.1,356.346 million for Darwat dam and Rs.2000 million for Garuk Storage dam.
A sum of Rs.7,000 million has been earmarked for Mohmand dam, Rs.3000 million for Nai Gaj Dam, Rs.2,500 million for Naulong Storage dam, Rs.1,500 million for Normal/Emergent Flood Programme and Rs.3000 million for construction of Winder dam.
Similarly, Rs.2000 million has been allocated for Kachhi Canal Project (Remaining Works), Rs.500 million for construction of 100 dams in Balochistan and Rs.30 million for construction of Delay Action dam at Zarkhune (Quetta).
Source: Radio Pakistan