Minister for water and power Khawaja Muhammad Asif has said NAB has started investigation into Nandipur Power Project on Supreme Court's direction.

In an interview, he said an audit of the project will be conducted from three audit firms to ensure transparency. He said forty-nine billion rupees have been spent on the project.

The Minister said the Supreme Court had asked NAB to take action against Dr Babar Awan.

He said delay in the project was happened as the machinery had developed faults. 

The Minister said the government is trying hard to generate four hundred megawatt of electricity from the project. He said Nandipur Power Project was fully operational in December last year.

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