President Asif Ali Zardari laid the foundation stone of Nolang Dam in Quetta to be constructed at a cost of 18 billion rupees President Asif Ali Zardari said that targeting any tribe or community in Balochistan would not be allowed adding the government was taking all possible measures to protect the life and property of the people.
He was talking to the Members of Balochistan Assembly in Quetta on Thursday. Overall law and order situation as well as ongoing development projects in the province came under discussion. The President said the nation must unite to fight terrorists. The President said government attached high priority to the progress of Balochistan and construction of Nolang Dam would bring prosperity in the province.
Earlier‚ the President laid the foundation stone of Nolang Dam in Quetta to be constructed at a cost of 18 billion rupees. It is being constructed at River Mola in District Jhal Magsi. On completion‚ it will help irrigate 47‚000 acres of land. The work on the Dam will start next month.