A decree signed on finances to meet Shamkir population drinking water needs


March 4, Fineko/abc.az. Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed a decree on additional measures aimed at improving the provision of irrigation water for cultivated areas and meeting the population's demand for drinking water.

In compliance with the decree the State Budget will allocate AZN 1.26 million to Azerbaijan Amelioration & Water Economy Company

for designing and drilling of 18 subartesian wells with the purpose to improve the provision of irrigation water for crop areas and

homestead land plots used for sowing in 15 population localities of Shamkir district with 75,563 residents, as well as to meet the needs of the population in drinking water.