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Solar Irrigation Plant

This Solar Irrigation Plant was inaugurated by Canadian delegation led by His Excellency, Mr Greg Giokas, Canadian High Commissioner to Pakistan, accompanied by Mr Denis Chouinard, Counsellor Trade and Political, Attiya Hidayat, from the Canadian High Commission, and hosted by Dr Paul Jacob Bhatti, Former Minister of National Harmony and Chairman of Shahbaz Bhatti Memorial Trust (SBMT) All Pakistan Minorities Alliance (APMA).

This plant is established near the village of Khushpur. This is a village about 10, 000 population where 90% of people’s main source of income is agriculture. With the time the land became arid and salty with great short of water. Therefore, almost 70% land became infertile.To increase the quantity of existing water which was very less. A project to plant tube well run by solar energy was introduced. This project is bringing significant changes in the life of people.

 

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