Thar coal project is people-friendly


Mirpurkhas—Commissioner Mirpurkhas Shafique Ahmed Mahesar has said that Thar coal is a people friendly project and it will be helpful for the promotion and betterment of the people of Tharparkar district.
Presiding over a meeting on Saturday regarding problems being faced by the people of Thar Coal block 11 area, he directed the officials of Engro company to resolve all reservations of the villagers while mining of the coal area. He asked the concerned authorities that before building of water storage well in Gharano for irrigation usage, all reservations of the people should be resolved at the earliest.
He also directed that survey should be conducted for the building of aforesaid reservoir and suggestions for an alternate site must be forwarded to him for further consideration.
Meeting was also attended by Additional Commissioner 11 Nisar Ahmed Memon, Deputy Commissioner Tharpakar Mohammad Zaman Narejo, Land acquisition officer of Engro Company Fayaz Soomro, Assistant Commissioner Islamkot Nisar Memon and other concerned officials.—APP