Biwrmdp-IDA Mission Meets Secretary Irrigation, Balochistan

COORDINATION MEETING:

The IDA Mission representative, Senior Water Resource Specialist, Sheikh Javed Ahmed and BIWRMD project team comprising Project Director, Abdul Hameed Mengal and hydraulic and procurement engineers, Naseebullah Khan and Farooq Khajjak participated in a coordination meeting with the Secretary Irrigation Balochistan, Muhammad Saleem Awan, at the provincial Irrigation Department, Government of Balochistan, Quetta, on July 20th. The participants comprehensively discussed the project implementation status, lessons learnt and the way forward. The Secretary Irrigation emphasized the need for active engagement and involvement of the district irrigation departments in the project activities. He stressed focusing on water rights and social safeguards of the beneficiary communities in the project intervention areas.