Owners of Kalam power project land protest nonpayment

MINGORA: Residents of Matiltan in Kalam valley here on Thursday held a demonstration against nonpayment of price of their land acquired by the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government for the 84MW hydropower project.

In December 2016, then chief minister Pervez Khattak inaugurated work on the Gorkeen Matiltan hydropower project, which was to be completed in four years at a cost of Rs20 billion.

Published  in Dawn, 22nd June, 2018