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Work on 40 MW Harpo Hydel Power project to begin shortly: Speaker GBLA.

GILGIT -- Speaker, Gilgit Baltistan Legislative Assembly Fida Mohammad Nashad has said that work on 40 MW Harpo Hydel Power Project in Skardu will begin shortly.

In an interview to Radio Pakistan, he said, 'Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) has released funds and appointed a focal person in this regard.'

He said, '30 MW Shagarthang hydel power project would be included in the Public Sector Development program of this year.'

He said, 'Work on a number of energy projects is going on to generate more electricity. Load shedding from Baltistan region would be eliminated by end of next financial year.'

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Publication:Balochistan Times (Baluchistan Province, Pakistan)
Date:May 30, 2017
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