IRSA acknowledges WAPDA's expertise for filling of Tarbela dam.


MRPUR [AJK] -- The Indus River System Authority (IRSA) has appreciated the Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) for demonstrating its skills and expertise yet again for filling of Tarbela Reservoir upto its maximum conservation level this year too, it was officially said.

IRSA Chairman Sher Zaman Khan acknowledged the performance of Tarbela Dam Project authorities in a letter written to WAPDA Chairman, Lt Gen (R) Muzammil Hussain, an official statement issued by WAPDA on Thursday.

The letter states 'I am compelled to acknowledge the outstanding performance as well as remarkable acumen, Tarbela Dam Authorities demonstrated in filling of the Tarbela Reservoir to its Maximum Conservation Level during the ongoing Kharif Season 2019. IRSA was kept on board during the season especially on planning and better analysis of forecasting ensuring timely filling of the Dam without passing flood downstream.'

The letter further narrates 'Although WAPDA's abilities are time tested, yet, in the...

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