By John Lee.
The Iraqi Cabinet has approved several allocations from the Ministry of Finance to the Ministry of Water Resources:
- 3 billion dinars ($2 million) to build new water pumping stations and maintain existing stations throughout the country;
- 3 billion dinars for rehabilitation and lining works of Shatra and Al Kasr in Dhi Qar Governorate;
- 3 billion dinars for the work of dredging mud and alluvial deposits from the dams of Diyala Governorate.
(Source: Govt of Iraq)