Diamer-Bhasha

SC asks timeframe for Diamer-Bhasha dam

SC asks timeframe for Diamer-Bhasha dam

ISLAMABAD:Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar has asked the timeframe from Water and Power and Development Authority (Wapda) for Diamer-Bhasha dam.He said that the court’s decision on Diamer-Bhasha and Mohmand dams has become final as no review petition was filed against it.In a hearing on Thursday, Justice Nisar said that an implementation bench […]

ECNEC approves mini-dam as part of Diamer-Bhasha

ECNEC approves mini-dam as part of Diamer-Bhasha

ISLAMABAD: The government on Wednesday changed the scope of Diamer-Bhasha dam project, just six months after its approval by the highest forum, and made a mini-dam part of the scheme, which would push its overall cost to Rs480 billion.The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (Ecnec), the highest project approving authority, included the Tangir hydropower […]