July 17, 2008

Regional Municipalities Minister Visits Salalah Protection Dam

july 17, 2008According to oman news: sheikh abdullah bin salim al rowas, minister of regional municipalities and water resources today visited water projects in dhofar governorate including the salalah protection dam against hazardous floods, as well as, other projects being implemented by the ministry in dhofar governorate. during the visit, the minister met with the water resources management officials in the governorate. he was briefed by the dam's officials on the construction progress of the 77.2 million cubic meter dam at wadi jarziz in salalah plain which reached 41%.the project aims to provide maximum protection for salalah against hazardous floods, as well as, augmentation of water resources by recharging the water basins.

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