Azerbaijan allocates funds to meet water supply demand in Khachmaz – Decree


March 31, Fineko/abc.az. President Ilham Aliyev has signed a decree on additional measures aimed at improving the provision of irrigation water for area under crops in Khachmaz district of Azerbaijan and meet population’s drinking water needs there.

Under the decree, the State Budget will allocate AZN 700,000 to Melioration & Water Sector of Azerbaijan Republic OJSC for the design and drilling of 10 subartesian wells in order to improve irrigation water supply for the crop areas and homestead plots used for planting in 10 localities of Khachmaz district with the population of 13,400 residents, as well as to meet the population's drinking water needs.