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‘Centre, IRSA responsible for water crisis in Sindh, Balochistan’

By Our Correspondent
July 14, 2021

SUKKUR: Provincial Minister for Irrigation Sohail Anwar Sial has termed the IRSA and federal government responsible for water shortages in Sindh and Balochistan and added that Prime Minister Imran Khan is unaware of the problems of the farmers. Talking to media persons at Guddu Barrage, Suhail Anwar Sial said the Standing Committee in National Assembly had discussed the water quota issue, while more than three MAF of water of Sindh was being withheld by the federal government. He said Sindh and Balochistan are facing acute irrigation water shortages, saying IRSA is helping other provinces steal Sindh’s water share. He invited relevant authorities to investigate and bring fore the facts to the nation.