*Ministry of Science and Technology and CDA agreed to sign MoU for the resolution of Water issues of the capital*
Islamabad: Ministry of Science and Technology and CDA have agreed to sign MoU for the resolution of water issues of the capital city. This was agreed today during a meeting chaired by Federal Minister for Science and Technology Shibli Faraz. Chairman CDA, Amer Ali Ahmad, Chairman PCRWR, Dr Muhammad Ashraf and Member IRSA, Asjad Imtiaz Ali were present during the meeting.
Chairman PCRWR gave a detailed presentation regarding the water issues of the Capital and the intervention which can be used for the better management of both ground water and surface water. During the meeting, Federal Minister said that awareness regarding water conservation is key to resolve all Water related issues. He stated that Ministry of Science and Technology will provide all research and technical support to CDA for effectively tackling this challenge. He emphasized that it will be a pilot project which could be replicated in other parts of the country. As first step, Ministry of Science and Technology will build a ground water recharge well at trail 5.