Pakistan: Federal Minister appreciated the efforts of Aga Khan Development Network

In-depth reporting by Pamir Times

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Hunza village produces its own electricity

GILGIT, July 19 (APP): The federal minister for Finance, Privatization and Investment Syed Naveed Qamar, here on Saturday, inaugurated a micro hydro-power unit in remote valley of Ahmed Abad, Hunza to provide uninterrupted power supply to the people.

The power project of 350 KV was completed at a cost of Rs.12.3 million.

The small hydro unit was joint venture of the local community and Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Funds (PPAF).

Addressing on the occasion, the minister lauded the role of the local people who had completed number of projects in this remote region, on self-help basis.

The minister assured government’s full support for the development of remote areas.

He appreciated the efforts of Aga Khan Development Network and said that the organization was serving the humanity not only in the country but also throughout the world.

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Author: ismailimail

Independent, civil society media featuring Ismaili Muslim community, inter and intra faith endeavors, achievements and humanitarian works.

2 thoughts

  1. we are very happy to such amazing development in ahmad abad .in this venture the people of ahmad abad contributed by heart and by sole.they gave there an exceptional efforts to stand up this marvelous aim.we are gratitude to every single person who shared there efforts and their supports .
    than,s behalf of zahid hunzai
    irfan hunzai
    baig ali hunzai


  2. first of all i would to say that it was dreamed from so long but it has been come true on day 20th of july 2008
    second im thankful AKRSP who have done a splendid task and im also thankful to govt of Pakistan who contributed there support through financially and ethically.
    in the last i wanna thank to minster of finance Javaid qamar who gave his precious time.
    best wishes irfan ullah baig


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