Federal govt spending Rs2b in irrigation sector in tribal areas

The federal government is spending about two billion rupees on the development of irrigation sector in tribal areas.

In an exclusive interview with Radio Pakistan Peshawar Correspondent Falak Niaz, a spokesman of FATA Development Authority said work on seventy-two irrigation schemes was been initiated and of them seventeen have been completed.

On completion, the project will bring thousands of acres of barren land under cultivation.

Source: Radio Pakistan