Construction of 90 Irrigation Canals Begins in Takhar & Badakhshan

Hamal 17: April 6, 2019

The Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock (MAIL) has started construction of 90 irrigation sub-canals in Takhar and Badakhshan provinces.

These canals will be constructed through Panj Amu project of MAIL as the second and third grade canals.

Sixty irrigation canals will be built in Takhar province and 30 other canals in Badakhshan province.

The cost of construction of these canals is considered to be 91 million AFN, which will be funded by the Asian Development Bank (ADB). The construction of these canals will be completed by May 2020.