QUETTA: Director General (DG) National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Balochistan Mirza Muhammad Irfan Baig Thursday took notice of corruption in three water desalination plants cost more than Rs one billion for drinking water of people in Passni, Jeevani and Gadani area of the province.
NAB has issued notices to responsible officials of Balochistan Development Authority (BDA) and other stakeholders, said press release here.
NAB, Director directed to accelerate the investigation of three water desalination plants worth of Rs, 1 billion. BDA had started three same projects of clean drinking water in Jeevani, Passni and Gadani which are still non-function after passing 12 years, it said.
While water plant was installed with worth of Rs 2 billion in Carvat area which supply two million gallons of water on daily bases to people of Gwadar for few days after getting it fault due to utilizing substandard materials.
Reports were received by NAB that people are suffering difficulties in the respective areas due to failure of projects and BDA officials, who are forced to buy a million rupees of water from tankers mafia in months.
DG NAB Balochistan Mirza Muhammad Irfan Baig has issued orders against damages of national exchequers for ensuring supply of water to people of Gwadar and other areas as soon as possible.