Work progress in Dhofar water sector reviewed

SALALAH: Sayyid Mohammed bin Sultan al Busaidy, Minister of State and Governor of Dhofar, on Tuesday met with officials of the Directorate-General of Water and members of the emergency teams in all wilayats of the governorate to discuss work progress in the water sector in the Governorate of Dhofar after the recent adverse climate conditions. The minister also praised all the efforts made by the water sector during this exceptional period.

He was briefed by Ahmed bin Mohammed al Rowas, Director-General of Water, about the procedures followed during the period through harnessing all available resources under emergency plans designed to deal with the tropical condition. The meeting was attended by Abdullah bin Aqeel al Ibrahim, acting Deputy Governor of Dhofar, and officials in the water sector in the governorate. All damaged water lines in some wilayats will be fully restored to normalcy in a short period of time. — ONA