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Sindh Assembly adopts resolution against KBD

The Sindh Assembly on Thursday adopted a resolution condemning construction of Kalabagh Dam and political leaders’ statements in its favor. “This house condemns the construction of controversial Kalabagh Dam and recommends the

SC moved for early hearing of KBD construction

LAHORE – A petition has been moved to the Supreme Court Lahore Registry on Monday for early hearing of a petition for Kalabagh Dam (KBD) construction to meet growing energy needs and save Pakistan from floods and draughts. The application was filed by barrister Zafar Ullah Khan submitting that his petition despite being linked to an important national issue was pending in the Supreme Court since 1996 which showed the collapse of Pakistan’s judicial policy. He said compared to it a

Latif Khosa links KBD to provinces’ consensus

LAHORE – Punjab Governor Sardar Latif Khan Khosa has said that all dams, including Kalabagh, must be built, but after removing the reservations of all the provinces.
He was talking to media people during his first interaction with PPP beat reporters at the Governor’s House on Thursday. He said the country was in dire need of new big water reservoirs but these should not be constructed at the cost of the national unity, but with the consensus of the provinces.
The governor,