ISLAMABAD: Acting President Muhammad Sadiq Sanjrani has donated 1.5 million rupees for Diamer-Bhasha and Mohmand dams.
In a statement, he lauded act of Chief Justice Mian Muhammad Saqib Nisar for setting up a fund for the dams. He said chief justice had not only taken this step timely but it was indispensable to tackle the water shortage issue.
Sadiq Sanjrani urged overseas Pakistanis to donate for this national obligation.
He said water emergency should be enforced in the country and public be made aware about the issue.
Fund for the construction of the dams has been established under directive of Chief Justice of Pakistan Saqib Nisar to overcome shortage of water and power in the country.
On July 4, the Supreme Court ordered immediate construction of Diamer Bhasha and Mohmand dams in the country.