Govt disburses Rs 70,619m for water projects in 3 quarters of FY 2020-21

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Staff Reporter
Islamabad

The government has disbursed a sum of Rs 70,619.208 million for various water resource projects under annual Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP) in three quarters of fiscal year 2020-21.

According to the data of Planning Commission, an amount of Rs 77,860.087 million was allocated for various water resource sectors in the current fiscal year.

Out of total allocation, domestic share was Rs 64,362 million while foreign component was estimated as 13,498 million.

An amount of Rs 57,796.031 million was released from domestic share while Rs 12,823.177 million was received under foreign component so far.

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.

Similarly, the government has released a sum of Rs 49,794.241 million for various projects of National Transmission and Despatch Company (NTDC) and Pakistan Electric Power Company (PEPCO) under annual Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP) for fiscal year 2020-21 so far.

An amount of Rs 36,299.980 million was allocated for various NTDC/PEPCO projects in the current fiscal year.

Out of total allocation, domestic share was Rs 8,607.960 million while foreign component was estimated as 27,692 million.

An amount of Rs 7,375.860 million was released from domestic share while Rs 42,418.381 million was received under foreign aid component so far.