February 19, 2014
Recorder: Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) is being accused of Rs 400 million corruption in the 740 MW multi-purpose Munda Dam, to be financed by the European Union (EU), however, no final agreement has been signed so far. The European Union has rejected the design of the project on grounds that in the event of 30 per cent more flooding compared to floods of 2010, the structure of the dam will be impacted. The project''s cost is about $1.4…
November 06, 2012: The European Union (EU) has provided 1.2 million euros as grant to conduct climate change impact assessment study in Swat basin for Munda Dam multipurpose project, located in Mohmand Agency of the Federally Administered Areas (Fata). A joint venture comprising two renowned firms namely AHT of Germany and Nespak of Pakistan has also been appointed as consultants to carry out the studies.
With a view to discuss the matters relating to Munda Dam in particular and other the…