Drinking water supply scheme inaugurated at Kalkakat, Chitral

CHITRAL, Nov 15 (INP): Drinking water supply scheme completed by Sarhad Rural Support Program (SRSP) was inaugurated Saturday at Kalkatak some 55 KM from here at Drosh area. Advisor Board of Directors SRSP Engineer Ihsanullah Khan was chief guest on the occasion while opening ceremony was presided over by Qari Jamal Abdul Nasir of JUI.

Addressing on the occasion social Moralizer of SRSP Salahuddin Salih said that drinking water supply scheme was completed with a cost of Rs 5.2 million with 0.41 million of community share in a short period of 5 months only. He said that some 200 households are beneficiaries from this scheme.

Ihsanullah Khan while addressing to the ceremony said that SRSP always render best service to the people of most neglected areas of KPK. He said that this scheme was completed with financial support of European Union under Program for Economic Advancement and Community Empowerment (PEACE).

Qari Fazal Haq said that Kalkatak area was totally deprived from drinking water since creation of Pakistan and we very thankful to SRSP who completed this scheme which was long awaited demand of people of the area.

Qari Jamal Abdul Nasir criticized some other nongovernmental organizations who he said are involved in embezzlement of huge fund and they show their schemes only on papers. He said that SRSP is the only civil society organization which is acceptable to all sects and tribes of Chitral.

A large number of people of the area attended the inauguration ceremony and expressed their great pleasure on completion of this water supply scheme.


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