Naser Inaugurates USD34m Mafraq Water Purification Plant

تم نشره في Mon 25 April / Apr 2016. 12:00 AM
  • Water and Irrigation Minister (Archives)

MAFRAQ — Minister of Water and Irrigation, Dr Hazem Naser, along with the US Ambassador to Amman, Alice Wells, inaugurated the opening of the new Water Purification Plant in Mafraq, which was funded by the American International Development Agency at USD34 million.

The plant is to provide water and irrigation services to over 70,000 citizens in new residential areas according to the National Water Strategy that aims to provide 80 per cent of nationals within the year 2025 with better water quality, and aid in meeting the pressing demands of the refugee crisis in Jordan

Accordingly, the renovation project increased the plant’s daily capacity from 1,900 to 6,550 cubic meters of water, next to networking and sewerage projects scattered around the Kingdom

(Petra)

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