Pakistan: ‘Country in dire need of high efficiency irrigation system’

Outlet: Daily Times

January 30, 2011

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Food and Agriculture, Nazar Mohammad Gondal Saturday said the government was committed to implement the much-needed modern irrigation system to enhance agricultural productivity and save water in the face of depleting water resources. Presiding over a meeting on the project titled ‘Water Conservation and Productivity Enhancement through High Efficiency Irrigation System’ he said delay in the implementation could only be compensated if we succeed to start the much-needed project next month in all provinces simultaneously…

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