WAPDA and Frontier Works Organization (FWO) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in Peshawar on Tuesday to construct Kurram Tangi Dam in North Waziristan Agency.

The dam, on completion, will generate 83.4 MW electricity besides irrigating three hundred and fifty thousand acres of barren land.

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Iqbal Zafar Jhagra who was also present on the occasion said the multi-purpose dam is part of the government's vision 2025.

He said Kurram Tangi Dam will play a leading role in socio-economic development of the people of North Waziristan Agency, Bannu, Lakki Marwat and Karak districts.

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